Dimension vs. Property

Dimension vs. Property — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Dimension and Property

Dimensionnoun

A measure of spatial extent, especially width, height, or length.

Propertynoun

Something owned; a possession.

Dimensionnoun

often dimensions Extent or magnitude; scope

a problem of alarming dimensions.

Propertynoun

A piece of real estate

has a swimming pool on the property.

Dimensionnoun

Aspect; element

"He's a good newsman, and he has that extra dimension" (William S. Paley).

Propertynoun

Something tangible or intangible to which its owner has legal title

properties such as copyrights and trademarks.

Dimensionnoun

The least number of independent coordinates required to specify uniquely the points in a space.

Propertynoun

Something tangible or intangible, such as a claim or a right, in which a person has a legally cognizable, compensable interest.

Dimensionnoun

The range of such a coordinate.

Propertynoun

Possessions considered as a group

moved with all his property.

Dimensionnoun

(Physics) A physical property, such as mass, distance, time, or a combination thereof, regarded as a fundamental measure of a physical quantity

Velocity has the dimension of distance divided by time.

Propertynoun

A theatrical prop.

Dimensionnoun

A realm of existence, as in a work of fiction, that is physically separate from another such realm

"Although it tells a grounded, political story free from aliens and alternate dimensions, the film remains packed to the brim with iconic ... characters." (Conner Schwerdtfeger).

Propertynoun

An attribute, characteristic, or quality

a compound with anti-inflammatory properties.

Dimensionverb

To cut or shape to specified dimensions.

Propertynoun

Something that is owned.

Leave those books alone! They are my property.Important types of property include real property (land), personal property (other physical possessions), and intellectual property (rights over artistic creations, inventions, etc.).

Dimensionverb

To mark with specified dimensions.

Propertynoun

A piece of real estate, such as a parcel of land.

There is a large house on the property.

Dimensionnoun

A single aspect of a given thing.

Propertynoun

Real estate; the business of selling houses.

He works in property as a housing consultant.

Dimensionnoun

A measure of spatial extent in a particular direction, such as height, width or breadth, or depth.

Propertynoun

The exclusive right of possessing, enjoying and disposing of a thing.

Dimensionnoun

A construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished.

Propertynoun

An attribute or abstract quality associated with an individual, object or concept.

Charm is his most endearing property.

Dimensionnoun

(geometry) The number of independent coordinates needed to specify uniquely the location of a point in a space; also, any of such independent coordinates.

Propertynoun

An attribute or abstract quality which is characteristic of a class of objects.

Matter can have many properties, including color, mass and density.

Dimensionnoun

(linear algebra) The number of elements of any basis of a vector space.

Propertynoun

(computing) An editable or read-only parameter associated with an application, component or class, or the value of such a parameter.

You need to set the debugging property to "verbose".

Dimensionnoun

(physics) One of the physical properties that are regarded as fundamental measures of a physical quantity, such as mass, length and time.

The dimension of velocity is length divided by time.

Propertynoun

A prop, an object used in a dramatic production.

Costumes and scenery are distinguished from property properly speaking.

Dimensionnoun

(computing) Any of the independent ranges of indices in a multidimensional array.

Propertynoun

(obsolete) Propriety; correctness.

Dimensionnoun

An alternative universe or plane of existence.

Propertyverb

(obsolete) To invest with properties, or qualities.

Dimensionverb

(transitive) To mark, cut or shape something to specified dimensions.

Propertyverb

(obsolete) To make a property of; to appropriate.

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Dimensionnoun

the magnitude of something in a particular direction (especially length or width or height)

Propertynoun

any area set aside for a particular purpose;

who owns this place?the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

Dimensionnoun

a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished;

self-confidence is not an endearing property

Propertynoun

something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone;

that hat is my propertyhe is a man of property

Dimensionnoun

one of three cartesian coordinates that determine a position in space

Propertynoun

a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class;

a study of the physical properties of atomic particles

Dimensionnoun

magnitude or extent;

a building of vast proportions

Propertynoun

a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished;

self-confidence is not an endearing property

Dimensionverb

indicate the dimensions on;

These techniques permit us to dimension the human heart

Propertynoun

any movable articles or objects used on the set of a play or movie;

before every scene he ran down his checklist of props

Dimensionverb

shape or form to required dimensions