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noun uk   /ˌdaɪˈmen.ʃən/ /ˌdɪ-/ us  
B2 [C often plural] a measurement of something in a particular direction, especially its height, length, or width: Please specify the dimensions (= the height, length and width) of the room. a building of vast dimensions (= size) B2 [C] a part or feature or way of considering something: His personality has several dimensions. These weapons add a new dimension to modern warfare. There is a spiritual dimension to her poetry.
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