Definitions for one-dimensional

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. having one dimension only.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. having no depth or scope.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unidimensional, one-dimensional(adj)

    relating to a single dimension or aspect; having no depth or scope

    "a prose statement of fact is unidimensional, its value being measured wholly in terms of its truth"- Mary Sheehan; "a novel with one-dimensional characters"

  2. linear, one-dimensional(adj)

    of or in or along or relating to a line; involving a single dimension

    "a linear measurement"


  1. one-dimensional(Adjective)

    Having length, but no width, height or depth.

    A straight line is one-dimensional.

  2. one-dimensional(Adjective)

    Lacking depth or believability; flat.


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