dimensional

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dimension +‎ -al.

PronunciationEdit

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

AdjectiveEdit

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

EtymologyEdit

From dimensió +‎ -al.

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dimensional (masculine and feminine plural dimensionals)

  1. dimensional
    Hyponyms: bidimensional, quadridimensional, tridimensional, unidimensional

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dimensión +‎ -al.

AdjectiveEdit

dimensional m or f (plural dimensionais)

  1. dimensional
    Hyponyms: adimensional, bidimensional, cuadridimensional, multidimensional, pluridimensional, tetradimensional, tridimensional, unidimensional

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GermanEdit

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dimensional (strong nominative masculine singular dimensionaler, not comparable)

  1. dimensional
    Hyponyms: eindimensional, zweidimensional, dreidimensional, vierdimensional, mehrdimensional, multidimensional

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Further readingEdit

  • dimensional” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • dimensional” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dimensão, dimensões +‎ -al.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /d͡ʒi.mẽ.si.oˈnaw/, [d͡ʒi.mẽ.si.oˈnaʊ̯]

  • Rhymes: (Portugal) -al, (Brazil) -aw
  • Hyphenation: di‧men‧si‧o‧nal

AdjectiveEdit

dimensional m or f (plural dimensionais, comparable)

  1. dimensional
    Hyponyms: adimensional, bidimensional, multidimensional, pluridimensional, quadridimensional, tetradimensional, tridimensional, unidimensional

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German dimensional or French dimensionnel.

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dimensional m or n (feminine singular dimensională, masculine plural dimensionali, feminine and neuter plural dimensionale)

  1. dimensional

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dimensión +‎ -al.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dimensjoˈnal/, [d̪i.mẽn.sjoˈnal]
  • Rhymes: -al
  • Hyphenation: di‧men‧sio‧nal

AdjectiveEdit

dimensional (plural dimensionales)

  1. dimensional
    Hyponyms: adimensional, bidimensional, cuadridimensional, cuatridimensional, multidimensional, pluridimensional, tetradimensional, tridimensional, unidimensional

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