size

  1. the physical magnitude of something (how big it is)
  2. the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing)
  3. any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics
  4. (informal) the actual state of affairs
  5. a large magnitude

size

(from the article `animal`) Well-developed organ systems permitted an increase in body size, which gave rise to successive levels of predators. Quite early in the rapid ... ...feet), and the trumpeter swan perhaps the greatest weight, 17 kg (37 pounds). In the largest flying birds, part of the bone is replaced by air ... ...humans. R...
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size

(from the article `NP-complete problem`) So-called easy, or tractable, problems can be solved by computer algorithms that run in polynomial time; i.e., for a problem of size n, the time or ...
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Size

(i) The number of shares or bonds which are available for sale.
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size

[adj] - (used in combination) `the economy-size package` 2. [n] - any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics 3. [n] - (informal) the actual state of affairs 4. [n] - a large magnitude 5. [n] - the physical magnitude of something (how big it is) 6. [n] - the property resulting from being on...
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Size

• (v. t.) To fix the standard of. • (n.) A conventional relative measure of dimension, as for shoes, gloves, and other articles made up for sale. • (v. t.) To bring or adjust anything exactly to a required dimension, as by cutting. • (v. i.) To order food or drink from the buttery; hence, to enter a score, as upon the buttery bo...
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size

adjective (used in combination) sized; `the economy-size package`; `average-size house`
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Size

[Unix] size is a command line utility originally written for use with the Unix-like operating systems. It processes one or more ELF files and its output are the dimensions (in bytes) of the text, data and uninitialized sections, and their total. Common use: Here follows some examples on Solaris (/usr/ccs/bin/size); options and syntax may va...
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Size

Size intransitive verb 1. To take greater size; to increase in size. « Our desires give them fashion, and so, As they wax lesser, fall, as they size , grow.» Donne. 2. (Univ. of Cambridge, Eng.) To order food or drink from the buttery; hence, to enter...
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Size

Size noun [ See Sice , and Sise .] Six.
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Size

Size transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Sized ; present participle & verbal noun Sizing .] To cover with size; to prepare with size.
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size

1. A settled quantity or allowance. See Assize. 'To scant my sizes.' ... 2. <engineering> An allowance of food and drink from the buttery, aside from the regular dinner at commons; corresponding to battel at Oxford. ... 3. Extent of superficies or volume; bulk; bigness; magnitude; as, the size of a tree or of a mast; the size of a ship or of ...
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Size

A large amount, as in the number of shares; the number of shares represented by the highest bid/lowest offer in the trading of a security. Discover What It`s Like to Live Easy With EquiTrend
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Size

A measurement in extent.
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Size

A solution based on starch or casein that is added to the paper to reduce ink absorbency.
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Size

A solution used as sealing to restrict the penetration of stains and dyes creating a more even coloring to wood or other material.
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size

A synonym for significance level. Source: Davidson and MacKinnon, 1993, p 78-79 Contexts: econometrics; estimation
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size

Any of several substances made from glue, wax, or clay, used as a filler for porous material such as paper, canvas or other cloth, or wall surfaces. Used to protect the surface from the deteriorating effects of paint, particularly oil paint.
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Size

Compound mixed with paper or fabric to make it stiffer and less able to absorb moisture.
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Size

Directive from the trader to the customer to be patient, emphasizing that one's piece of business wi
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Size

Extremely variable in digital cameras.
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Size

Large in size, as in the size of an offering, the size of an order, or the size of a trade. Size is relative from market to market and security to security. Context: 'I can buy size at 102-22,' means that a trader can buy a significant amount at 102-22.
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SIZE

Material applied to a surface as a penetrating sealer, to alter or lessen its absorbency and isolate it from subsequent coatings.
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Size

Material applied to textiles to facilitate subsequent operations such as weaving or braiding. Sizes may be used to bind together and stiffen warp yarns during weaving and/or to minimize abrasion and wear. Sizes are usually removed and replaced with finish before matrix application. Also called sizing.
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Size

Refers to the magnitude of an offering, an order, or a trade. Large as in the size of an offering, the size of an order, or the size of a trade. Size is relative from market to market and security to security. 'I can buy size at 102-22,' means that a trader can buy a significant amount at 102-22. Small is
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