Tightness Tight"ness, n. The quality or condition of being tight. [1913 Webster]

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  • Tightness — may refer to: In mathematics, Tightness of (a collection of) measures is a concept in measure (and probability), theory in mathematics Tightness (topology) is also a cardinal function used in general topology In economics, Tightness refers to the …   Wikipedia

  • tightness — index stress (strain) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • tightness — noun Tightness is used after these nouns: ↑chest …   Collocations dictionary

  • tightness — sandarumas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. tightness vok. Dichtheit, f; Dichtigkeit, f; Hermetizität, f rus. герметичность, f; плотность, f pranc. herméticité, f; étanchéité, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • tightness — sandarumas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Sistemos savybė nedalyvauti masės mainuose su išorine aplinka. atitikmenys: angl. tightness rus. герметичность ryšiai: sinonimas – hermetiškumas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • tightness — sandarumas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. hermeticity; tightness vok. Dichtigkeit, f; Hermetizität, f; Lecksicherheit, f rus. герметичность, f pranc. herméticité, f; étanchéité, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • tightness — tight ► ADJECTIVE 1) fixed, closed, or fastened firmly. 2) (of clothes) close fitting. 3) well sealed against something such as water or air. 4) (of a rope, fabric, or surface) stretched so as to leave no slack. 5) (of an area or space) allowing… …   English terms dictionary

  • tightness — noun 1. extreme stinginess • Syn: ↑meanness, ↑minginess, ↑niggardliness, ↑niggardness, ↑parsimony, ↑parsimoniousness, ↑tightfistedness, ↑closeness …   Useful english dictionary

  • tightness — noun see tight I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tightness — See tightly. * * * …   Universalium

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