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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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Even the limited two-dimensional depiction of masculinity that superhero comics have represented ever since Superman emerged in 1938 has now begun to skew toward a more macho, more one-dimensional depiction.
Before trying to tackle the full, three-dimensional problem, they and other scientists have long been trying to fully explain flapping in a one-dimensional flag in a two-dimensional breeze.
But as every fan of soap opera, or of Roseanne and Murphy Brown, for that matter, well knows, there's nothing so obviously "positive" about being a one-dimensional wimp, and a lot to be said for being a bit cantankerous, even obnoxious perhaps, in a world in which women's rights and desires are still so far from being addressed.
With illustrations, examples and case studies supplementing the text, Bottega starts with an overview of basic principles, including equivalent systems, springs in parallel and in series, elementary dynamics and complex numbers, then moves to free vibration of single degree of freedom systems, forces vibration of single degree of freedom systems in both periodic and non-periodic excitations, operational methods, dynamics of multi-degree of freedom systems, free vibration of multi-degree of freedom systems, forced vibration of multi-degree of freedom systems, dynamics of one-dimensional continua, free vibration of one-dimensional continua, and forced vibration of one-dimensional continua.
Fortunately, the likeable Holly keeps the story interesting and Alexa, who initially seems one-dimensional, becomes a more compelling character.
Still, the citizens of this polyglot boiling pot are not one-dimensional bigots, and Matt Dillon and Sandra Bullock's portrayals of spiteful but complex characters are as tough to turn away from as a 16-car pileup.
Agoura is used to being one-dimensional since starting RB Brandon Schwartz went down midseason.
Mercy, Mercy Me has no one-dimensional, good or evil portrayals.
While in his early videos Kunath was acting out and thus putting himself in potentially uncontrollable situations, in When Was the First Time he provokes the passersby from a safe distance--which renders the new video, despite its greater formal resolution, rather one-dimensional.
Preliminary demonstrations with one-dimensional model data indicate the resulting spatial resolution could meet current and future ITRS goals.
Gumuchdjian's manipulation of materials, light and texture transforms experience of a small box with such reticence that it is the details you notice first -- the jewellery and the delicate feminine stands, designed as one-dimensional heads and hands by the Japanese graphic designer, Massako Ban.