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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle or sphere, from one side to the other.

Usage examples (38)
  • What do you get if you divide the circumference of a pumpkin by its diameter? Pumpkin pi.
  • How many millimeters in diameter is the watch case?
  • The formation, measuring 150ft in diameter, is apparently a coded image representing the first 10 digits, 3.141592654, of pi.
  • Each fiber, just one-milimeter in diameter, is made out of a photoconductive glass core, electrodes, and a transparent sheathing. for more
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