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Etymology[]

Old English lengþu

Pronunciation[]

Noun[]

Singular
Length

Plural
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Length ({{{1}}})

  1. The measurement of distance along the longest dimension of an object.
  2. duration
    • Robert Frost
      Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
  3. (horse racing) The length of a horse, used to indicate the distance between horses at the end of a race.
  4. (mathematics) Distance between the two ends of a line segment.
  5. Template:Cricket The distance down the pitch that the ball bounces on its way to the batsman.
  6. (figuratively): total extent
    The length of a book
  7. part of something that's long, a physical piece of something
    A length of rope

Derived terms[]

Template:Der-top

  • arm's length
  • at length
  • cable length
  • feature-length
  • floor-length
  • focal length
  • full-length
  • good length
  • go to great lengths
  • half-length
  • knee-length
  • lengthen

Template:Der-mid

  • lengthful
  • length overall
  • lengthways
  • lengthwise
  • lengthy
  • line and length
  • null patch length
  • overlength
  • path length
  • screening length
  • short of a length
  • wavelength
  • zero-length launching

Template:Der-bottom

Translations[]

ang:length de:length et:length el:length es:length fa:length fr:length ko:length hy:length io:length it:length kn:length kk:length ku:length lo:length li:length hu:length ml:length nl:length ja:length no:length oc:length pl:length ru:length simple:length fi:length ta:length te:length th:length tr:length vi:length zh:length

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