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height

(Maximum), noun culmination, end, extreme, extremity, high point, limit, maximum, perfection, top, utmost, zenith

height

(Measurement), noun altitude, angular measurement, ceiling, distance upward, elevation, expanse, extent, extent upward, highest part, length, tallness, uppight distance, vertex
Associated concepts: height restrictions in construction
See also: ceiling, culmination, elevation, eminence, pinnacle, primacy
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Rob started the world's first celebrity height watch after an argument over Mel Gibson's size.
We showed that the spatial resolution of the method is close to its theoretical limit, defined by the sharpness of the neutron wave functions versus height, or, in other words, by the sharpness of the gravitational barrier permeability for neutrons versus height.
In short, our heights may be declining, but our girths are expanding--extravagantly.
It will sense temperature or pressure variations in the barrier section and adjust the height constantly to minimize those variations," Dray says.
Practice the motion of skipping first; then increase intensity until you can achieve the greatest height and distance with each lift-off from the ground.
Another recent study, in fact, failed to find a consistent trend in ionospheric height.
This systematic error in the self-reporting of height has also been observed among adolescents (Crockett, Schulenberg, & Petersen, 1987).
Hitters must judge the distance from the ball and the height of the set, adjusting the speed of their approach accordingly.
9 ng/ml be treated, while a child of the same height with a level of 10 ng/ml would not?
The resistance troops continued to hit the defense lines of Al-Nusra Front (also known as Fatah al-Sham Front or the Levant Liberation Board) and captured Zahrah al-Hawa height.
In the first step Height 1, which has 13 above-grade floors, is being refurbished and fitted with state-of-the-art engineering.
It is now possible to have the test system automatically measure the specimen height (or length) upon contact in compression or minimum tension.