spanning

See also: spänning

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

spanning

  1. Present participle of span.

NounEdit

spanning (plural spannings)

  1. The process by which something is spanned.
    • 1996, Peter Evans, The music of Benjamin Britten
      The immediate symbolism of these spannings of musical space is evident, but they also contain references to the work's musical motto...

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

spannen +‎ -ing

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: span‧ning

NounEdit

spanning f (plural spanningen, diminutive spanninkje n)

  1. tension
  2. voltage

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Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 15:22