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Definition of Space
SpaceSpace Space (sp[=a]s), n. [OE. space, F. espace, from L.
spatium space; cf. Gr. spa^n to draw, to tear; perh. akin to
E. span. Cf. Expatiate.]
1. Extension, considered independently of anything which it
may contain; that which makes extended objects conceivable
Pure space is capable neither of resistance nor
2. Place, having more or less extension; room.
They gave him chase, and hunted him as hare; Long
had he no space to dwell [in]. --R. of
While I have time and space. --Chaucer.
3. A quantity or portion of extension; distance from one
thing to another; an interval between any two or more
objects; as, the space between two stars or two hills; the
sound was heard for the space of a mile.
Put a space betwixt drove and drove. --Gen. xxxii.
4. Quantity of time; an interval between two points of time;
duration; time. ``Grace God gave him here, this land to
keep long space.' --R. of brunne.
Nine times the space that measures day and night.
God may defer his judgments for a time, and give a
people a longer space of repentance. --Tillotson.
5. A short time; a while. [R.] ``To stay your deadly strife a
6. Walk; track; path; course. [Obs.]
This ilke [same] monk let old things pace, And held
after the new world the space. --Chaucer.
(a) A small piece of metal cast lower than a face type, so
as not to receive the ink in printing, -- used to
separate words or letters.
(b) The distance or interval between words or letters in
the lines, or between lines, as in books.
Note: Spaces are of different thicknesses to enable the
compositor to arrange the words at equal distances from
each other in the same line.
8. (Mus.) One of the intervals, or open places, between the
lines of the staff.
Absolute space, Euclidian space, etc. See under
Absolute, Euclidian, etc.
Space line (Print.), a thin piece of metal used by printers
to open the lines of type to a regular distance from each
other, and for other purposes; a lead. --Hansard.
Space rule (Print.), a fine, thin, short metal rule of the
same height as the type, used in printing short lines in
tabular matter. SpaceSpace Space, v. i. [Cf. OF. espacier, L. spatiari. See
To walk; to rove; to roam. [Obs.]
And loved in forests wild to space. --Spenser. SpaceSpace Space, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Spaced; p. pr. & vb. n.
Spacong.] [Cf. F. espacer. See Space, n.] (Print.)
To arrange or adjust the spaces in or between; as, to space
words, lines, or letters.
Meaning of Space from wikipedia
is a multi-dimensional framework
we can sense direction
and quantify distances between objects
or points. Space
is the boundless
in which objects
have relative position
and direction. Physical space
is often conceived
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Corp., doing business
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and space transportation services
is any mathematical model
the three dimensions
and the one dimension
of time into a single
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DNA, in genetics Spacer
in joint replacement Spacer
, an element
in HTML web design Spacers
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film starring basketball player Michael Jordan
the Looney Tunes
- The International Space Station
(ISS) is a space
station, or a habitable artificial
satellite, in low Earth
orbit. Its first component launched
- Lost in Space
is an American science fiction television series based
on a re-imagining of the 1965 series
of the same name (itself a re-imagining of the...
monkey(s) may refer
, monkeys launched
In music: Space Monkey
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- and three-dimensional space
with any finite
or infinite number
of dimensions. A Hilbert space
is an abstract vector space possessing
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