﻿ Definition of Distances. Meaning of Distances. Synonyms of Distances

# Definition of Distances. Meaning of Distances. Synonyms of Distances

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## Definition of Distances

Distance
Distance Dis"tance, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Distanced; p. pr. & vb. n. Distancing.] 1. To place at a distance or remotely. I heard nothing thereof at Oxford, being then miles distanced thence. --Fuller. 2. To cause to appear as if at a distance; to make seem remote. His peculiar art of distancing an object to aggrandize his space. --H. Miller. 3. To outstrip by as much as a distance (see Distance, n., 3); to leave far behind; to surpass greatly. He distanced the most skillful of his contemporaries. --Milner.

## Meaning of Distances from wikipedia

- as: Levenshtein distance Hamming distance Lee distance Jaro–Winkler distance In mathematics, a metric space is a set for which distances between all members...
- The Distance may refer to: The distance (boxing), type of boxing match "The Distance" (The O.C.), a second season TV episode of The O.C. "The Distance" (The...
- Pythagorean distance. These names come from the ancient Gr**** mathematicians Euclid and Pythagoras, although Euclid did not represent distances as numbers...
- COVID-19 is much more likely to spread over short distances than long ones. However, it can spread over distances longer than 2m (6 ft) in enclosed, poorly ventilated...
- On (the) Sizes and Distances (of the Sun and Moon) may refer to: On the Sizes and Distances (Aristarchus), by Aristarchus of Samos (c. 310 – c. 230 BC)...
- determining distances to more distant objects are all based on various measured correlations between methods that work at close distances and methods...
- Hamming distance between a and c is not larger than the sum of the Hamming distances between a and b and between b and c. The Hamming distance between...
- Geographical distance is the distance measured along the surface of the earth. The formulae in this article calculate distances between points which are...
- alleles have small genetic distances. This indicates that they are closely related and have a recent common ancestor. Genetic distance is useful for reconstructing...
- In the Distance is a 2017 novel by writer and professor Hernán Diaz. The novel took six years to write. Diaz was drawn to the Western genre as he thought...