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the amount of space occupied by something

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the magnitude of something in a particular direction (especially length or width or height)

a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished

one of three Cartesian coordinates that determine a position in space

magnitude or extent

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indicate the dimensions on

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shape or form to required dimensions

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Dislocation lines in icosahedral quasicrystals arise from a four-dimensional defect surface in six dimensions.
NOTE TO EDITORS: Information Dimensions recently announced its newest product, the BASIS WEBserver(TM), which makes BASISplus technology available to information providers and content owners who wish to "publish" their information on the Internet via the World-Wide Web.
Therefore, the Y dimension of clinical information also includes direct physician order entry.
Conventional statistical process control (SPC) required sampling five parts every two to four hours and measuring critical dimensions of each part.
EVA Dimensions was formed last year by Bennett Stewart to acquire EVA data, benchmarking, valuation modeling and investment research operations from Stern Stewart & Co.
In addition, this analysis was conducted to compare the dimensions of the Epistemological Scenario with the dimensions of Schommer's Epistemological Questionnaire.
ELBOW ROOM It may sound like science fiction, but the notion that we are living in a universe with extra, unseen dimensions has a long history in theoretical physics.
Furthermore, the intersection of these first two dimensions of the current model suggests that potential and encountered discrimination may be practiced in formal and informal ways.
Like gender, ethnicity, and other human dimensions, cultural background is only one aspect of the concept.
These concerns are partially mitigated by the mutually beneficial relationship between Dimensions and Prince George's County, and the county's history of providing financial and programmatic support to Dimensions to ease the indigent care burden.
The contract called for 20 parts with up to 100 dimensions to be measured per part, at a tolerance of [+ or -]5 mils on each dimension.
Dimensions, which is sold through the company's network of independent agents, is a "multivariate" insurance plan that applies intersecting rating factors to generate a customized price for an individual policyholder.
VOLCANIC DIMENSIONS Although the roughness of the glassy particles spewed out by volcanic activity doesn't keep the same fractal dimension across all scales, measuring that parameter of the ash bits nevertheless may help scientists analyze the pattern of a volcano's past eruptions.
When a person is a victim of identity theft their lives are turned upside down," said Windy Dubay, Director of Marketing and Business Development at New Dimensions.
Each string vibrates in a space-time that has 11 dimensions--7 dimensions beyond the usual 3 of space and 1 of time (SN: 2/19/00, p.