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di·men·sion

dimension

 
 
pronunciation:
dih men shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: size as measured in length, width, or depth.
The dimensions of the box are two feet long, one foot wide, and six inches deep.
synonyms:
size
similar words:
breadth, depth, expanse, extent, height, length, magnitude, measure, measurement, width
definition 2: (usually plural) importance or size.
The dimensions of their family problems slowly became clear.
synonyms:
breadth, extent, magnitude, scope, size
similar words:
depth, expanse, reach
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