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Definizione monolingua e traduzione range

Inglese grammatica



range (third-person singular simple present ranges, present participle ranging, simple past and past participle ranged)

  1. (intransitive) To travel over (an area, etc); to roam, wander. [from 15th c.]
  2. (obsolete, intransitive) To exercise the power of something over something else; to cause to submit to, over. [16th-19th c.]
    • 1603, John Florio, trans. Michel de Montaigne, Essays, I.40:
      The soule is variable in all manner of formes, and rangeth to her selfe, and to her estate, whatsoever it be, the senses of the body, and all other accidents.
  3. (transitive) To bring (something) into a specified position or relationship (especially, of opposition) with something else. [from 16th c.]
    • 1910, Saki, ‘The Bag’, Reginald in Russia:
      In ranging herself as a partisan on the side of Major Pallaby Mrs. Hoopington had been largely influenced by the fact that she had made up her mind to marry him at an early date.
  4. (intransitive) (mathematics, computing; followed by over) Of a variable, to be able to take any of the values in a specified range
    The variable x ranges over all real values from 0 to 10.
  5. (transitive) to classify

range (plural ranges)

  1. Line or series of mountains
  2. A fireplace; a fire or other cooking apparatus; now specifically, a large cooking stove with many hotplates
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, II.vii:
      Therein an hundred raunges weren pight, / And hundred fornaces all burning bright;
  3. Selection, array. Eg: A range of cars
  4. An area for practicing shooting at targets
  5. An area for military training or equipment testing
  6. The distance from a person or sensor to an object, target, emanation, or event
    We could see the ship at a range of five miles.
    One can use the speed of sound to estimate the range of a lightning flash.
  7. Maximum range of capability (of a weapon, radio, detector, fuel supply, etc.)
    This missiles range is 500 kilometres.
  8. An area of open, often unfenced, grazing land
  9. (mathematics) The set of values (points) which a function can obtain
  10. (statistics) The length of the smallest interval which contains all the data in a sample; the difference between the largest and smallest observations in the sample
  11. (sports, baseball) The defensive area that a player can cover
    Jones has good range for a big man.
  12. (music) The scale of all the tones a voice or an instrument can produce.
  13. (ecology) The geographical area or zone where a species is normally naturally found
  14. (programming) A sequential list of iterators that are specified by a beginning and ending iterator
    std::for_each calls the given function on each value in the input range.


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