Bedeutung von “span” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /spæn/

the period of time that something exists or happens:

an average life span of seventy years

the length of something from one end to the other:

a wing span of five metres
span verb [ T ] present participle spanning, past tense and past participle spanned

to exist or continue for a particular distance or length of time:

Her acting career spanned almost forty years.

(Definition von “span” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)