Place or arrange in a row or rows or in a specified order or manner
a table with half a dozen chairs ranged around it
Run or extend in a line in a particular direction
he regularly came to the benches that ranged along the path
(of a person or animal) Travel or wander over a wide area
patrols ranged thousands of miles deep into enemy territory
nomadic tribesmen who ranged the windswept lands of the steppe
(of a person's eyes) Pass from one person or thing to another
his eyes ranged over them
(of something written or spoken) Cover or embrace a wide number of different topics
tutorials ranged over a variety of subjects
Obtain the range of a target by adjustment after firing past it or short of it, or by the use of radar or laser equipment
radar-type transmissions which appeared to be ranging on our convoys
(of a projectile) Cover a specified distance
(of a gun) Send a projectile over a specified distance
The area of variation between upper and lower limits on a particular scale
the cost is thought to be in the range of $1-5 million a day
it's outside my price range
A set of different things of the same general type
the area offers a wide range of activities for the tourist
The scope of a person's knowledge or abilities
he gave some indication of his range
The compass of a person's voice or of a musical instrument
she was gifted with an incredible vocal range
The extent of time covered by something such as a forecast
The area or extent covered by or included in something
an introductory guide to the range of debate this issue has generated
The set of values that a given function can take as its argument varies
The distance within which something can be reached or perceived
something lurked just beyond her range of vision
The maximum distance at which a radio transmission can be effectively received
planets within radio range of Earth
The distance that can be covered by a vehicle or aircraft without refueling
the vans have a range of 125 miles
The maximum distance to which a gun will shoot or over which a missile will travel
a duck came within range
these rockets have a range of 30 to 40 miles
The distance between a gun, missile, shot, or blow and its objective
a dog sidled up to them, stopping just out of range of a kick
The distance between a camera and the subject to be photographed
The horizontal direction and length of a survey line determined by at least two fixed points
A line or series of mountains or hills
the coastal ranges of the northwest
A series of townships extending north and south parallel to the principal meridian of a survey
A line defined by landmarks or beacons, used to locate something offshore, esp. a navigable channel or a hazard
A large area of open land for grazing or hunting
An area of land or sea used as a testing ground for military equipment
An open or enclosed area with targets for shooting practice
The area over which a thing, esp. a plant or animal, is distributed
An electric or gas stove with several burners and one or more ovens
A course of masonry extending from end to end at one height
A row of buildings
The direction or position in which something lies
the range of the hills and valleys is nearly from north to south
change or be different within limits; "Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion"; "Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent"; "The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals"; "My students range from very bright to dull"
scope: an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"; "a piano has a greater range than the human voice"; "the ambit of municipal legislation"; "within the compass of this article"; "within the scope of an investigation"; "outside the reach ...
roll: move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They rolled from town to town"
the limits within which something can be effective; "range of motion"; "he was beyond the reach of their fire"
a large tract of grassy open land on which livestock can graze; "they used to drive the cattle across the open range every spring"; "he dreamed of a home on the range"
have a range; be capable of projecting over a certain distance, as of a gun; "This gun ranges over two miles"
The maximal total range is the distance an aircraft can fly between takeoff and landing, as limited by fuel capacity in powered aircraft, or cross-country speed and environmental conditions in unpowered aircraft.
In biology, the range or distribution of a species is the geographical area within which that species can be found. Within that range, dispersion is variation in local density.
In computer science, the term range may refer to one of two things: # The possible values that may be stored in a variable. # The upper and lower bounds of an array.
If the process is furthermore isotropic, then variogram and semivariogram can be represented by a function of the distance only (Cressie 1993): The indexes or are typically not written. The terms are used for all three forms of the function. ...
In music, the range of a musical instrument is the distance from the lowest to the highest pitch it can play. For a singing voice, the equivalent is vocal range. The range of a musical part is the distance between its lowest and highest note.
In navigation and position fixing, a transit occurs when a navigator observes two fixed reference points that are in line with the navigator. This creates a position line. The intersection of two position lines tells the navigator his location.
Line or series of mountains; A fireplace; a fire or other cooking apparatus; now specifically, a large cooking stove with many hotplates; Selection, array. ...
(ranged) whose range can be adjusted
(Ranged) combat/weapon - The term "Ranged" as used in our RPG is described as combat where the attacker does not make physical contact with the target. ...
Ranged combat or an attack/effect that takes place over a distance.
(Ranges) Between 18 and 25 bald eagles have been counted near the Connecticut River this spring.
(Ranges) The shelves where library materials are kept in call number order. Also called stacks.
(Ranging) Gunnery term dealing with calculating elevation at which a shell will hit a certain target. *
(Ranging) Term used when a new product is listed to define which stores will stock the item - also known as Item Distribution
(Ranging) The process of automatically adjusting transmit levels and time offsets of individual modems, in order to make sure the bursts coming from different modems line up in the right timeslots and are received at the same power level at the CMTS.
(Ranging) using a range finder to determine the distance an animal or area is away.
The price span during a given trading session, week, month, year, etc.
The difference between the highest and lowest price of a future recorded during a given trading session.
A measurement, used in the government survey system, consisting of a strip of land six miles wide, running in a north-south direction.