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Density vs. Volume

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Densitynoun

(physics) A measure of the mass of matter contained by a unit volume.

Volumenoun

A three-dimensional measure of space that comprises a length, a width and a height. It is measured in units of cubic centimeters in metric, cubic inches or cubic feet in English measurement.

‘The room is 9x12x8, so its volume is 864 cubic feet.’;

Densitynoun

The ratio of one quantity to another quantity.

‘The number of particles per unit volume of a specified volume can be considered to be the particle density for the specified volume.’;

Volumenoun

Strength of sound. Measured in decibels.

‘Please turn down the volume on the stereo.’;

Densitynoun

The probability that an event will occur, as a function of some observed variable.

Volumenoun

The issues of a periodical over a period of one year.

‘I looked at this week's copy of the magazine. It was volume 23, issue 45.’;

Densitynoun

The quality of being dense, close, or thick; compactness; - opposed to rarity.

Volumenoun

A bound book.

Densitynoun

The ratio of mass, or quantity of matter, to bulk or volume, esp. as compared with the mass and volume of a portion of some substance used as a standard.

Volumenoun

A single book of a publication issued in multi-book format, such as an encyclopedia.

‘The letter "G" was found in volume 4.’;

Densitynoun

Depth of shade.

Volumenoun

Quantity.

‘The volume of ticket sales decreased this week.’;

Densitynoun

the amount per unit size

Volumenoun

(economics) The total supply of money in circulation or, less frequently, total amount of credit extended, within a specified national market or worldwide.

Densitynoun

the spatial property of being crowded together

Volumenoun

(computing) An accessible storage area with a single file system, typically resident on a single partition of a hard disk.

Density

The density (more precisely, the volumetric mass density; also known as specific mass), of a substance is its mass per unit volume. The symbol most often used for density is ρ (the lower case Greek letter rho), although the Latin letter D can also be used.

Volumeverb

(intransitive) To be conveyed through the air, waft.

Volumeverb

(transitive) To cause to move through the air, waft.

Volumenoun

A roll; a scroll; a written document rolled up for keeping or for use, after the manner of the ancients.

‘The papyrus, and afterward the parchment, was joined together [by the ancients] to form one sheet, and then rolled upon a staff into a volume (volumen).’;

Volumenoun

Hence, a collection of printed sheets bound together, whether containing a single work, or a part of a work, or more than one work; a book; a tome; especially, that part of an extended work which is bound up together in one cover; as, a work in four volumes.

‘An odd volume of a set of books bears not the value of its proportion to the set.’;

Volumenoun

Anything of a rounded or swelling form resembling a roll; a turn; a convolution; a coil.

‘So glides some trodden serpent on the grass,And long behind wounded volume trails.’; ‘Undulating billows rolling their silver volumes.’;

Volumenoun

Dimensions; compass; space occupied, as measured by cubic units, that is, cubic inches, feet, yards, etc.; mass; bulk; as, the volume of an elephant's body; a volume of gas.

Volumenoun

Amount, fullness, quantity, or caliber of voice or tone.

Volumenoun

the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object;

‘the gas expanded to twice its original volume’;

Volumenoun

the property of something that is great in magnitude;

‘it is cheaper to buy it in bulk’; ‘he received a mass of correspondence’; ‘the volume of exports’;

Volumenoun

physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together;

‘he used a large book as a doorstop’;

Volumenoun

a publication that is one of a set of several similar publications;

‘the third volume was missing’; ‘he asked for the 1989 volume of the Annual Review’;

Volumenoun

a relative amount;

‘mix one volume of the solution with ten volumes of water’;

Volumenoun

the magnitude of sound (usually in a specified direction);

‘the kids played their music at full volume’;

Volume

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by a closed surface, for example, the space that a substance (solid, liquid, gas, or plasma) or 3D shape occupies or contains. Volume is often quantified numerically using the SI derived unit, the cubic metre.

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