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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

- Look up depth in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Depth(s) may refer to: Three-dimensional space Depth (ring theory), an important invariant of rings and...
- 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...
- A depth charge is an anti-submarine warfare (ASW) weapon. It is intended to destroy a submarine by being dropped into the water nearby and detonating...
- The depth of field (DOF) is the distance between the nearest and the furthest objects that are in acceptably sharp focus in an image captured with a camera...
- Bit depth may refer to: Color depth, also known as bit depth, the number of bits used to indicate the color of a single pixel Audio bit depth, the number...
- In finance, market depth is a real-time list displaying the quantity to be sold versus unit price. The list is organized by price level and is reflective...
- Depth psychology (from the German term Tiefenpsychologie) refers to the practice and research of the science of the unconscious, covering both psychoanalysis...
- 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...
- Defence in depth (also known as deep defence or elastic defence) is a military strategy that s****s to delay rather than prevent the advance of an attacker...
- 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...