size

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  • Info The word size may refer to how big or small something is.
  • The houses were built to almost full scale after previously being three-quarter size.
  • Size was not enough, however: the group did not have a majority.
  • They have shown several concept cars, each with different levels of size and performance.
  • After the war several members came back, but the community never returned to its pre-war size.
  • However, sometimes they were used in larger units up to squadron size.
  • Because of the size of the head, the neck is relatively short to provide better support.
  • It is currently almost half its original size.
  • With the growth of the size of development teams in the industry, the problem of cost has increased.
  • The effective population size may not be the same for every gene in the same population.
  • Where no size is given, it is because there is too much variety to call a typical size.
  • Even so, farms were small in size, and women did much of the field work.
  • Numerous small and medium-sized companies which provided products and services were also established.
  • A community is a social unit of any size that shares common values.
  • The number of elements of a finite field is called its order or its size.
  • The most important properties are bit rate and video size.
  • Following the war, carrier operations continued to increase in size and importance.
  • Its size and prominent location have made it a landmark for the city.
  • What does it tell us about the size of infinite sets?
  • However current regulations on the size of the armed forces are unknown.
  • One way of extending a two-player game to more players is by building two teams of equal size.
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Meaning of size

  • noun The physical magnitude of something (how big it is)
    a wolf is about the size of a large dog
  • noun The property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing)
    he wears a size 13 shoe
  • noun Any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics
    size gives body to a fabric
  • noun The actual state of affairs
    that's the size of the situation, she hates me, that's about the size of it
  • noun A large magnitude
    he blanched when he saw the size of the bill, the only city of any size in that area
  • verb Cover or stiffen or glaze a porous material with size or sizing (a glutinous substance)
  • verb Sort according to size
  • verb Make to a size; bring to a suitable size