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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.

di·men·sion

(di-men'shŭn)
Scope, size, magnitude; denoting, in the plural, linear measurements of length, width, and height.
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Equation (14) is the solution of the one-dimensional flow rate of infiltrate water in incline porous media at any distance x and height h.
Joannopoulos, "Omnidirectional reflection from a one-dimensional photonic crystal," Optics Letters, Vol.
Equation (1) states that the one-dimensional space [[rho].sup.0]' along the vertical projects zero component (or nothing) into the Euclidean 3-space [SIGMA]' (as a hyper-surface) along the horizontal.
Elton, for example, vehemently upheld a one-dimensional view, arguing that political history was a matter of people--politicians--and of an observable political agenda--"what actually happened", not "abstract structures and forces which have reality only in the mind of the enquirer--if there." (4) Not all studies of 'high politics' fitted within this category, though.
Another Gruden quote has him stating the reason for the success of his defense was its ability to make opponents one-dimensional: "When they (Tampa Bay's defense) see a one-dimensional team it brings out the best in them" in describing the NFL's No.1 rated defense in 2002.
"But when we began, the vacancy was very high and there was concern that downtown was a one-dimensional community.
Vanessa Zahorian's pre-pubescent Juliet was lovely but remained one-dimensional. Young soloist Sarah Van Patten also danced her first SFB Juliet (unfortunately not seen by this reviewer).
The MicroMegas (MicroMesh Gaseous Structure) detector concept developed at the European laboratory, CERN [3], is used to convert charged particles to an electron shower that is subsequently detected on one-dimensional wire strip arrays or on two-dimensional pixels.
But they flattered to deceive with a brief, one-dimensional gig.
Hunter, the hero and security specialist who finds himself guarding a pop princess, seem one-dimensional. They don't evolve, and we don't empathize with them, making it difficult to really know them and in turn to care about them.
The fast, one-dimensional VANTEC-1 detector, based on Bruker AXS's MikroGap technology, can take 100 millisecond "snapshots," providing real-time information on chemical reactions and phase transitions.
Instead of voicing a series of one-dimensional or somehow isolated cultures, these texts manifest an openness to contiguous cultural discourses such as 'folk' and 'art' poetry, or Scots and Gaelic writing, be they those of their own or a previous era, or of their own or another culture" (x).