Definition of Depth. Meaning of Depth. Synonyms of Depth

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Depth. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Depth and, of course, Depth synonyms and on the right images related to the word Depth.

Definition of Depth

Depth
Depth Depth, n. (A["e]ronautics) The perpendicular distance from the chord to the farthest point of an arched surface.
Depth
Depth Depth (s[e^]pth), n. [From Deep; akin to D. diepte, Icel. d[=y]pt, d[=y]p[eth], Goth. diupi[thorn]a.] 1. The quality of being deep; deepness; perpendicular measurement downward from the surface, or horizontal measurement backward from the front; as, the depth of a river; the depth of a body of troops. 2. Profoundness; extent or degree of intensity; abundance; completeness; as, depth of knowledge, or color. Mindful of that heavenly love Which knows no end in depth or height. --Keble. 3. Lowness; as, depth of sound. 4. That which is deep; a deep, or the deepest, part or place; the deep; the middle part; as, the depth of night, or of winter. From you unclouded depth above. --Keble. The depth closed me round about. --Jonah ii. 5. 5. (Logic) The number of simple elements which an abstract conception or notion includes; the comprehension or content. 6. (Horology) A pair of toothed wheels which work together. [R.]

Meaning of Depth from wikipedia

- Depth(s) may refer to: Three-dimensional space Depth (ring theory), an important invariant of rings and modules in commutative and homological algebra...
- A depth charge is an anti-submarine warfare weapon. It is intended to destroy a submarine by being dropped into the water nearby and detonating, subjecting...
- Depth perception is the visual ability to perceive the world in three dimensions (3D) and the distance of an object. Depth sensation is the corresponding...
- Depth-first search (DFS) is an algorithm for traversing or searching tree or graph data structures. The algorithm starts at the root node (selecting some...
- Color depth or colour depth (see spelling differences), also known as bit depth, is either the number of bits used to indicate the color of a single pixel...
- Depth of field is the distance between the nearest and the furthest objects that are in acceptably sharp focus in an image. The depth of field is determined...
- Bit depth may refer to: The quantity which estimates quality of a signal quantization, for example: Color depth in digital graphics and video Audio bit...
- Penetration depth is a measure of how deep light or any electromagnetic radiation can penetrate into a material. It is defined as the depth at which the...
- Historically, depth psychology (from the German term Tiefenpsychologie), was coined by Eugen Bleuler to refer to psychoanalytic approaches to therapy...
- the Grand Banks off Newfoundland. In that test, Fessenden demonstrated depth sounding, underwater communications (Morse code) and echo ranging (detecting...
Loading...