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

- known as spans Nebbiolo, an Italian wine grape also known as Span Linear span, or simply span, in linear algebra Span (category theory) <span>, an HTML...
- Spanning may refer to: Disc spanning, a feature of CD and DVD burning software File spanning, the ability to package a single file or data stream into...
- 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...
- Attention span is the amount of time spent concentrating on a task before becoming distracted. Distractibility occurs when attention is uncontrollably...
- Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network (C-SPAN /ˈsiːˌspæn/) is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable...
- footbridge in the world with a span of 567m. Two main spans, 1,080 meters long each Two main spans, 850 meters long each Two main spans, 650 meters long each Duan...
- 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...
- Dani Spanic (born 10 December 1973) is a Venezuelan model, actress and TV host. She is a twin sister of actress Gabriela Spanic. She became a naturalized...
- century BC; however, the span was used in Greece long before that, since the word trispithamos (Gr****: "τρισπίθαμος"), "three spans long", occurs as early...
- that spans the given subset, is known to be NP-Complete. A related problem is the k-minimum spanning tree (k-MST), which is the tree that spans some subset...