length

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  • Info In geometric measurements, length is the longest dimension of an object. more...
  • The length of the body reached about six feet in some cases.
  • With a length of, it is the largest river in the region.
  • In fact there is a whole range of levels which could be described at length.
  • Poor length growth is apparent as early as the first year of life.
  • The route is approximately in length and the ride takes less than two hours.
  • The normal length of the student's training appears to have been seven years.
  • The length of a word is the number of characters or letters it is composed of.
  • The length of the run is determined by the speed of the person's approach.
  • Most series received eight-page back-up features while some had full-length twenty-five page stories.
  • In particular, the length of each base pair is the same.
  • Only in a few cases are leaves produced along the length of the stem.
  • The animated portion took up about four minutes of the film's total length.
  • Only about one quarter of the length is shown.
  • The latter was held close to the eye, the former in the other hand, perhaps at arms length.
  • He eventually raised enough money to produce a full-length film, though not the full amount he originally wanted.
  • The length lay east to west or parallel to a river.
  • The complex is the length of three football fields.
  • They range up to in height and in length.
  • He also directed feature-length films and music videos, and designed album covers.
  • They are generally less than in length and have limited cargo capacity.
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Meaning of length

  • noun The linear extent in space from one end to the other; the longest dimension of something that is fixed in place
    the length of the table was 5 feet
  • noun The property of being the extent of something from beginning to end
    the editor limited the length of my article to 500 words
  • noun A section of something that is long and narrow
    a length of timber, a length of tubing