# magnitude meaning

EN[mæɡnɪtjuːd]
WMagnitude
• Magnitude may refer to:
• In mathematics:
• Magnitude (mathematics), the relative size of an object
• Norm (mathematics), a term for the size or length of a vector
• Scalar (mathematics), a quantity defined only by its magnitude
• Euclidean vector, a quantity defined by both its magnitude and its direction
• Order of magnitude, the class of scale having a fixed value ratio to the preceding class
• In astronomy:
• Magnitude (astronomy), a measure of brightness and brightness differences used in astronomy
• Apparent magnitude, the calibrated apparent brightness of a celestial object
FR magnitude

## Definition of magnitude in English Dictionary

• NounPREmagni-SUF-itude
1. NU NC The absolute or relative size, extent or importance of something.
1. NC An order of magnitude.
1. (mathematics) A number, assigned to something, such that it may be compared to others numerically.
1. (mathematics) Of a vector, the norm, most commonly, the two-norm.
1. (astronomy) The apparent brightness of a star (on a negative, logarithmic scale); apparent magnitude.
1. (seismology) A measure of the energy released by an earthquake (e.g. on the Richter scale).
2. More Examples
1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
• Mr. Biden’s decision had earthquakelike magnitude in Hillaryland, as Mrs. Clinton’s closest supporters are collectively known.
• We acknowledge that the presence of megamitochondria was not prospectively predetermined with the appropriate recommendations, such as the high magnitude power field (600 vs400).
• We then classify the MNIST digits according to the magnitude of their dogness, horseness, planeness and carness qualities, illustrating the generality of qualitative projection.
2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
• Only the top banana can make a decision of that magnitude.
• Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
1. Morphemes
• Prefixes
• Words by prefix
• Words prefixed with magni-
• Suffixes
• Words by suffix
• Words suffixed with -itude
• Suffixes that form nouns from adjectives
• Words suffixed with -itude
• Nouns
• Countable nouns
• Singularia tantum
• Uncountable nouns
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Source: Wiktionary

## Meaning of magnitude for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "magnitude" is a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe and a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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