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flatness Explained

flatness at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['flætnəs]

flatness at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Horizontality): , flatness, level, plane, stratum, dead level, recumbency, lying down, proneness, prostration, plain, floor, platform, table, plateau, ledge, butte, mesa.

[N] (Flatness): flatness, smoothness, plane, level, platte, horizontality, table, tablet, evenness.

[N] (Dullness): dullness, heaviness, flatness, stupidity, platitude.

Flatness at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Flatness \Flat"ness\, n.
1. The quality or state of being flat.

2. Eveness of surface; want of relief or prominence; the
state of being plane or level.

3. Want of vivacity or spirit; prostration; dejection;
depression.

4. Want of variety or flavor; dullness; insipidity.

5. Depression of tone; the state of being below the true
pitch; -- opposed to {sharpness} or {acuteness}.

flatness at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

flatness
n 1: the property of having two dimensions [syn: {two-dimensionality},
{planeness}]
2: the property of having little or no contrast; lacking
highlights or gloss [syn: {lusterlessness}, {lustrelessness},
{mat}, {matt}, {matte}]

flatness at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » flat|ness

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • The state of being flat
    1. The state of being two-dimensional; planar : planarity
    2. The state of being bland : dullness
    3. Mattness, the quality of a painted surface which scatters or absorbs the light falling on it, so as to be substantially free from gloss or sheen
    4. Inter: context » oenology Lack of bouquet and freshness of a wine, through too much aeration or infection with film yeasts
    5. Inter: statistic » s Sometimes used as a synonym for slim-tailedness or platykurticity

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » state of being flat

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|гладкост|f|sc=Cyrl
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|planéité|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t- » de|Flachheit|f


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » state of being planar
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|планарност|f|sc=Cyrl
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|planéité|f, Inter: t+ » fr|planitude|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • German: Inter: t- » de|Ebenheit|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » state of being bland
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|отегчителност|f|sc=Cyrl


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|platitude|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » mattness
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|матовост|f|sc=Cyrl


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|matité|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » lack of bouquet
    • French: goût de l’évent {{m}}


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » slim-tailedness
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » flatness
    Translation: pl » flatness
    Translation: sv » flatness
    Translation: ta » flatness
    Translation: te » flatness
    Translation: vi » flatness
    Translation: zh » flatness