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  • Thickness may refer to:
  • Thickness (graph theory)
  • Thickness of layers in Geology
  • Thickness (meteorology) The difference in height between two atmospheric pressure levels
  • Thickness planer a woodworking machine
  • Optical thickness in optics
  • Thickness is a concept in Go
Measuring the thickness of a guitar pick with calipers. The measured thickness is 2.0 mm.
Measuring the thickness of a guitar pick with calipers. The measured thickness is 2.0 mm.

    Definition of thickness in English Dictionary

  • NounPLthicknessesSUF-ness
    1. NU The property of being thick (in dimension).
      1. NU A measure of how thick (in dimension) something is.
        1. The thickness of the Earth's crust is varies from two to 70 kilometres.
      2. NC A layer.
        1. We upholstered the seat with three thicknesses of cloth to make it more comfortable to sit on.
      3. NU The quality of being thick (in consistency).
        1. Whip the cream until it reaches a good thickness.
      4. NU INF The property of being thick (slow to understand).
      5. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • We upholstered the seat with three thicknesses of cloth to make it more comfortable to sit on.
          • Almost any melt-processable polymer can be fabricated into kilometers of nanolayered films, and layers less than 10 nm in thickness have been made.
          • Following laparoscopic ileocecectomy, pathology demonstrated haemorrhage, inflammation, oedema and full thickness necrosis of the caecal wall.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The properties of a fabricated nanolaminate depend upon its composition and thickness.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ness
              • Suffixes that form nouns from adjectives and nouns
                • Words suffixed with -ness
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
                • Singularia tantum
                  • Uncountable nouns
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              Grammatically, this word "thickness" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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