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range
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 27
1. To set in a row, or in rows; to place in a regular line or lines, or in ranks; to dispose in the proper order; to rank; as, to range soldiers in line.
2. To separate into parts; to sift.
3. To dispose in a classified or in systematic order; to arrange regularly; as, to range plants and animals in genera and species.
4. To rove over or through; as, to range the fields.
7. To place ( as a single individual) among others in a line, row, or order, as in the ranks of an army; - usually, reflexively and figuratively, ( in the sense) to espouse a cause, to join a party, etc.
8. To have range; to change or differ within limits; to be capable of projecting, or to admit of being projected, especially as to horizontal distance; as, the temperature ranged through seventy degrees Fahrenheit; the gun ranges three miles; the shot ranged four miles.
Part of Speech: Noun
1. A series of things in a line; a row; a rank; as, a range of buildings; a range of mountains.
2. An aggregate of individuals in one rank or degree; an order; a class.
3. The step of a ladder; a rung.
4. A kitchen grate.
5. An extended cooking apparatus of cast iron, set in brickwork, and affording conveniences for various ways of cooking; also, a kind of cooking stove.
9. Extent or space taken in by anything excursive; compass or extent of excursion; reach; scope; discursive power; as, the range of one's voice, or authority.
12. Sometimes, less properly, the trajectory of a shot or projectile.
13. A place where shooting, as with cannons or rifles, is practiced.
14. In the public land system of the United States, a row or line of townships lying between two successive meridian lines six miles apart.
15. See of cable, below.
Part of Speech: verb
3. To be native to, or live in, a certain district or region; as, the peba ranges from Texas to Paraguay.
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