Circumference vs. Width

Circumference vs. Width — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Circumference and Width

Circumferencenoun

The boundary line of a circle.

Widthnoun

The state, quality, or fact of being wide.

Circumferencenoun

The boundary line of an area or object.

Widthnoun

Abbr. w The measurement of the extent of something from side to side.

Circumferencenoun

Abbr. c or circ. The length of such a line.

Widthnoun

A piece of material measured along its smaller dimension or its crosswise grain, especially a piece of fabric measured from selvage to selvage.

Circumferencenoun

The margin or area surrounding something.

Widthnoun

The state of being wide.

Circumferencenoun

(geometry) The line that bounds a circle or other two-dimensional figure

Widthnoun

The measurement of the extent of something from side to side.

Circumferencenoun

(geometry) The length of such a line

Widthnoun

A piece of material measured along its smaller dimension, especially fabric.

Circumferencenoun

(obsolete) The surface of a round or spherical object

Widthnoun

(cricket) The horizontal distance between a batsman and the ball as it passes him.

Circumferencenoun

(graph theory) The length of the longest cycle of a graph

Widthnoun

(sports) The use of all the width of the pitch, from one side to the other.

Manchester United like to play with width.

Circumferenceverb

To include in a circular space; to bound.

Widthnoun

the extent of something from side to side

Circumferencenoun

the size of something as given by the distance around it

Circumferencenoun

the length of the closed curve of a circle