Definition of Length. Meaning of Length. Synonyms of Length

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Definition of Length

Length
Length Length, v. t. To lengthen. [Obs.] --Shak.

Meaning of Length from wikipedia

- Length is a measure of distance. In the International System of Quantities, length is a quantity with dimension distance. In most systems of measurement...
- Length overall (LOA, o/a, o.a. or oa) is the maximum length of a vessel's hull measured parallel to the waterline. This length is important while docking...
- The focal length of an optical system is a measure of how strongly the system converges or diverges light; it is the inverse of the system's optical power...
- A vessel's length at the waterline (abbreviated to L.W.L) is the length of a ship or boat at the level where it sits in the water (the waterline). The...
- Arc length is the distance between two points along a section of a curve. Determining the length of an irregular arc segment by approximating the arc segment...
- In physics, the attenuation length or absorption length is the distance λ into a material when the probability has dropped to 1/e that a particle has...
- ichthyology, including taxonomy and fishery biology. Standard length (SL) is the length of a fish measured from the tip of the snout to the posterior...
- and electrolytes, the Debye length λ D {\displaystyle \lambda _{\rm {D}}} (Debye radius or Debye–Hückel screening length), is a measure of a charge carrier's...
- The overall length (OAL) of an ammunition cartridge is a measurement from the base of the br**** s**** casing to the tip of the bullet, seated into the...
- A feature film or feature-length film (often abbreviated to feature), also called a theatrical film, is a narrative film (motion picture or "movie") with...