range

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  • Their time in the camp ranged from several weeks to almost two years.
  • Art is a diverse range of human activities and the products of those activities.
  • They range up to in height and in length.
  • This range has a number of applications, including speech communication and music.
  • The duration of these courses usually range from six months to two years.
  • At first the new consortium intended to produce one long-range and one short-range version.
  • This single number describes the general performance of a student across the range of their course experiences.
  • During the advance, the enemy opened heavy machine-guns at point -blank range.
  • Some wide-ranging actions were fought, again mostly in the early months of the war.
  • Combat continued for several hours, and was often conducted at point-blank range.
  • Earlier automobile engine development produced a much larger range of engines than is in common use today.
  • The constitution provides for a wide range of internationally recognized human rights.
  • Christmas Island has access to a range of modern communication services.
  • Digital media has a significant, wide-ranging and complex impact on society and culture.
  • They had higher range and precision than naval guns, making them highly effective.
  • He then shot her three times at point blank range.
  • These firing ranges would be open to the public when not in use.
  • The county lies between the eastern and western ranges of the Green Mountains.
  • There, while trying to escape, he was shot in the back at point-blank range.
  • The advance was continued till a hidden machine gun opened fire at point blank range.
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Meaning of range

  • noun The limits within which something can be effective
    range of motion, he was beyond the reach of their fire
  • noun A large tract of grassy open land on which livestock can graze
    they used to drive the cattle across the open range every spring, he dreamed of a home on the range
  • noun A series of hills or mountains
    the valley was between two ranges of hills, the plains lay just beyond the mountain range
  • noun A place for shooting (firing or driving) projectiles of various kinds
    the army maintains a missile range in the desert, any good golf club will have a range where you can practice
  • noun A variety of different things or activities
    he answered a range of questions, he was impressed by the range and diversity of the collection
  • verb Change or be different within limits
    Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion, Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent, The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals, My students range from very bright to dull
  • verb Have a range; be capable of projecting over a certain distance, as of a gun
    This gun ranges over two miles
  • verb Range or extend over; occupy a certain area
    The plants straddle the entire state
  • verb Lay out orderly or logically in a line or as if in a line
    lay out the clothes, lay out the arguments
  • verb Let eat
    range the animals in the prairie