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Scope vs. Breadth

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  • Scope (noun)

    The breadth, depth or reach of a subject; a domain.

  • Scope (noun)

    A device used in aiming a projectile, through which the person aiming looks at the intended target.

    "telescopic sight"

  • Scope (noun)

    The region of program source in which an identifier is meaningful.

  • Scope (noun)

    The shortest sub-wff of which a given instance of a logical connective is a part.

  • Scope (noun)

    The region of an utterance to which some modifying element applies.

    "the scope of an adverb"

  • Scope (noun)

    A periscope, telescope, microscope or oscilloscope.

  • Scope (noun)

    Short for any medical procedure that ends in the suffix endoscopy, colonoscopy, bronchoscopy, etc.}}

  • Scope (verb)

    To perform a cursory investigation, as to scope out.

  • Scope (verb)

    To perform any medical procedure that ends in the suffix -scopy, such as endoscopy, colonoscopy, bronchoscopy, etc.

    "The surgeon will scope the football player's knee to repair damage to a ligament."

  • Scope (verb)

    To examine under a microscope.

    "The entomologist explained that he could not tell what species of springtail we were looking at without scoping it."

  • Breadth (noun)

    The extent or measure of how broad or wide something is.

  • Breadth (noun)

    A piece of fabric of standard width.

  • Breadth (noun)

    Scope or range, especially of knowledge or skill.

  • Breadth (noun)

    A style in painting in which details are strictly subordinated to the harmony of the whole composition.

  • Breadth (noun)

    The length of the longest vertices in a graph.

Wiktionary
  • Scope (noun)

    That at which one aims; the thing or end to which the mind directs its view; that which is purposed to be reached or accomplished; hence, ultimate design, aim, or purpose; intention; drift; object.

  • Scope (noun)

    Room or opportunity for free outlook or aim; space for action; amplitude of opportunity; free course or vent; liberty; range of view, intent, or action.

  • Scope (noun)

    Extended area.

  • Scope (noun)

    Length; extent; sweep; as, scope of cable.

  • Scope (noun)

    To look at for the purpose of evaluation; usually with out; as, to scope out the area as a camping site.

  • Breadth (noun)

    Distance from side to side of any surface or thing; measure across, or at right angles to the length; width.

Webster Dictionary
  • Scope (noun)

    an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:

    "the range of a supersonic jet"

    "the ambit of municipal legislation"

    "within the compass of this article"

    "within the scope of an investigation"

    "outside the reach of the law"

    "in the political orbit of a world power"

  • Scope (noun)

    the state of the environment in which a situation exists;

    "you can't do that in a university setting"

  • Scope (noun)

    a magnifier of images of distant objects

  • Scope (noun)

    electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities

  • Breadth (noun)

    an ability to understand a broad range of topics;

    "a teacher must have a breadth of knowledge of the subject"

  • Breadth (noun)

    the extent of something from side to side

Princeton's WordNet

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