broadness
noun see broad I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Broadness — Broad ness, n. [AS. br[=a]dnes.] The condition or quality of being broad; breadth; coarseness; grossness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • broadness — index caliber (measurement) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • broadness — /brawd nis/, n. the state or character of being broad: the broadness of the ship; the broadness of his jokes. [1350 1400; ME; see BROAD, NESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • broadness — broad ► ADJECTIVE 1) having a distance larger than usual from side to side; wide. 2) of a specified distance wide. 3) large in area or scope. 4) without detail; general. 5) (of a hint) clear and unambiguous. 6) (of a regional accent) very… …   English terms dictionary

  • broadness — noun The characteristic of being broad. Syn: breadth …   Wiktionary

  • broadness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The extent of something from side to side: breadth, wideness, width. See WIDE …   English dictionary for students

  • broadness — n. wideness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • broadness — broad·ness …   English syllables

  • broadness — noun the property of being wide; having great width • Syn: ↑wideness • Ant: ↑narrowness (for: ↑wideness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑broad, ↑wide …   Useful english dictionary

  • platyopia — Broadness of the face; denoting a condition in which the orbitonasal index is less than 107.5. [platy + G. ops, eye, face] …   Medical dictionary

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