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EtymologyEdit

From dimension +‎ -al.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɪˈmɛnʃənəl/, /daɪ-/
  • Hyphenation: di‧men‧sion‧al

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dimensional (comparative more dimensional, superlative most dimensional)

  1. Of or pertaining to dimensions.
  2. (comparable) Having dimension or dimensions; three-dimensional.
    • 1926, Hart Crane, "For the Marriage of Faustus and Helen"
      There is the world dimensional for those untwisted by the love of things irreconcilable
    1. (mathematics) Appended to cardinal numbers or algebraic symbols to form adjectives meaning "having the stated number of dimensions".
      • 1996, Richard Courant; Herbert Robbins, Ian Stewart, What is Mathematics?: An Elementary Approach to Ideas and Methods, page 227:
        What is the meaning of an n-dimensional space when n is greater than three, and what purposes can it serve?

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  • Often used as a combining form.

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CatalanEdit

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dimensió +‎ -al.

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dimensional (masculine and feminine plural dimensionals)

  1. dimensional

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dimensión +‎ -al.

AdjectiveEdit

dimensional m or f (plural dimensionais)

  1. dimensional

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dimensional (not comparable)

  1. dimensional

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EtymologyEdit

From dimensión +‎ -al.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dimensjoˈnal/, [d̪imẽnsjoˈnal]

AdjectiveEdit

dimensional (plural dimensionales)

  1. dimensional

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