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diameter

noun [C or U] uk   /daɪˈæm.ɪ.tər/  us   /-ə.t̬ɚ/
(the length of) a straight line that reaches from one point on the edge of a round shape or object, through its centre, to a point on the opposite edge: The diameter measures twice the radius. The pond is six feet in diameter.
Translations of “diameter”
in Arabic قُطر…
in Korean 지름…
in Malaysian diameter…
in French diamètre…
in Turkish çap…
in Italian diametro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 直徑…
in Russian диаметр…
in Polish średnica…
in Vietnamese đường kính…
in Spanish diámetro…
in Portuguese diâmetro…
in Thai เส้นผ่าศูนย์กลาง…
in German der Durchmesser…
in Catalan diàmetre…
in Japanese 直径…
in Indonesian garis tengah, diameter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 直径…
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