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Definition of Ranging
RangingRange Range, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ranged; p. pr. & vb. n.
Ranging.] [OE. rengen, OF. rengier, F. ranger, OF. renc
row, rank, F. rang; of German origin. See Rane, n.]
1. To set in a row, or in rows; to place in a regular line or
lines, or in ranks; to dispose in the proper order; to
rank; as, to range soldiers in line.
Maccabeus ranged his army by hands. --2 Macc. xii.
2. To place (as a single individual) among others in a line,
row, or order, as in the ranks of an army; -- usually,
reflexively and figuratively, (in the sense) to espouse a
cause, to join a party, etc.
It would be absurd in me to range myself on the side
of the Duke of Bedford and the corresponding
3. To separate into parts; to sift. [Obs.] --Holland.
4. To dispose in a classified or in systematic order; to
arrange regularly; as, to range plants and animals in
genera and species.
5. To rove over or through; as, to range the fields.
Teach him to range the ditch, and force the brake.
6. To sail or pass in a direction parallel to or near; as, to
range the coast.
Note: Compare the last two senses (5 and 6) with the French
ranger une c[^o]te.
7. (Biol.) To be native to, or to live in; to frequent.
Meaning of Ranging from wikipedia
- that measures distance
from the observer
to a target, in a process called ranging
. Active methods
use unilateral transmission
and p****ive reflection. Active...
- Lunar Laser Ranging experiment
or Apollo landing mirror measures
the distance between surfaces
and the Moon using laser ranging
- A free-ranging
dog is a dog that is not confined
to a yard or house. Free-ranging
dogs include street
(geographic), a chain
or mountains; a somewhat
linear, complex mountainous
area (cordillera, sierra) Mountain...
- 1940 by the United States
Navy as an acronym
for "radio detection
". The term radar
has since entered English
and other languages
as a common...
rods of greater
length, e.g. 3 to 6 m, are called ranging
poles, and are used for very long survey
type of ranging
- also used as an acronym
of "light detection
" and "laser imaging, detection, and ranging
". Lidar sometimes
- developed scientific methods
of sound ranging whose descendants
used. The basis
of scientific sound ranging
is to use pairs
in scientific literature
as free-ranging urban
dogs are unconfined
dogs that live in cities. They live virtually everywhere where
- Laser ranging
to a near-Earth satellite
was first carried
out by NASA in 1964 with the launch
of the Beacon-B satellite. Since
that time, ranging
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