Definition of Spans. Meaning of Spans. Synonyms of Spans

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Definition of Spans

Span
Span Span, archaic imp. & p. p. of Spin.
Span
Span Span, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Spanned; p. pr. & vb. n. Spanning.] [AS. pannan; akin to D. & G. spannen, OHG. spannan, Sw. sp["a]nna, Dan. sp[ae]nde, Icel. spenna, and perh. to Gr. ? to draw, to drag, L. spatium space. [root]170. Cf. Spin, v. t., Space, Spasm.] 1. To measure by the span of the hand with the fingers extended, or with the fingers encompassing the object; as, to span a space or distance; to span a cylinder. My right hand hath spanned the heavens. --Isa. xiviii. 13. 2. To reach from one side of to the order; to stretch over as an arch. The rivers were spanned by arches of solid masonry. --prescott. 3. To fetter, as a horse; to hobble.
Span
Span Span, v. i. To be matched, as horses. [U. S.]

Meaning of Spans from wikipedia

- as spans Nebbiolo, an Italian wine grape also known as Span Linear span, n, in linear algebra Span, v, in linear algebra Span (category theory) <span>,...
- Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network (C-SPAN /ˈsiːˌspæn/) is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable...
- is a span of a set S, one commonly uses the following phrases: S spans V; S generates V; V is spanned by S; V is generated by S; S is a spanning set of...
- bridges have the longest spans of any type of bridge. Cable-sta**** bridges, the next longest design, are practical for spans up to just over 1 kilometre...
- Attention span is the amount of time spent concentrating on a task before becoming distracted. Distractibility occurs when attention is uncontrollably...
- **** and Span is a brand of all-purpose household cleaner marketed by KIK Custom Products Inc. for home consumer use and by Procter & Gamble for professional...
- Arm span or reach (sometimes referred to as wingspan, or spelled "armspan") is the physical measurement of the length from one end of an individual's arms...
- factor of sixteen. For long-distance rope spans, used as power line, antenna or for aerial tramways, see list of spans. Gere, James M.; Goodno, Barry J. Mechanics...
- broader is her/his span of control. In the hierarchical business organization of some time in the past it was not uncommon to see average spans of 1-to-4 or...
- In HTML, span and div tags are elements used to define parts of a do****ent, so that they are identifiable when a unique cl****ification is necessary. Where...
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