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di·men·sion

(di-men'shŭn),
Scope, size, magnitude; denoting, in the plural, linear measurements of length, width, and height.

dimension

a measure of the width, length, or height of a space, usually described in units of a linear scale.

di·men·sion

(di-men'shŭn)
Scope, size, magnitude; denoting, in the plural, linear measurements of length, width, and height.

di·men·sion

(di-men'shŭn)
Scope, size, magnitude; denoting, in the plural, linear measurements of length, width, and height.
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5 in the first dimension, from Justice Stevens on the left to Justice Thomas on the right.
Note that any vertical cutline separating the liberal and conservative blocs will yield the same result, which minimizes the total amount of travel to achieve perfect ordering in the first dimension.
The positions of states along this first dimension strongly correlate between the two periods (r = .
The first dimension represents a continuum, with the United States and its Western allies on one extreme, followed by the Orthodox former Soviet republics, the Latin American countries, a group of African and Asian countries in the middle, and at the other extreme a counterhegemonic voting bloc of countries that challenge U.
With typical large format 2D gels, the first dimension requires six to nine hours to run, the second dimension requires 18 hours and post-electrophoresis staining steps, to visualize the proteins, require another three hours," remarked Jay Amshey, R&D director for Invitrogen's Separations and Analysis business.
With the new ZOOM Proteomics System, the first dimension is run in less than two hours using ZOOM IPG strips that are designed to fit into the ZOOM IPG Runner(TM), a bench top electrophoresis apparatus.
Passionate love is one of the first dimensions of love to decrease in couples over time as the newness of a relationship begins to wane," Keith Welker, a doctoral student at Wayne State University, said.