diameter Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “diameter” - Learner’s Dictionary

diameter

noun [C, U]     /daɪˈæmɪtər/
a straight line that goes from one side of a circle to the other side and through the centre, or the length of this line: The cake was about 30 centimetres in diameter.Properties of circles and curves
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…
(Definition of diameter from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

sunburned

Sunburned skin has become red and sore by being in the strong heat of the sun for too long, or is very suntanned.

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More