HyperDic: spatial_relation

English > 1 sense of the expression spatial relation:
NOUNattributespatial relation, positionthe spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated
English > spatial relation: 1 sense > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated.
Example "he specified the spatial relations of every piece of furniture on the stage"
Synonymposition
AttributesanteriorOf or near the head end or toward the front plane of a body
exteriorsituated in or suitable for the outdoors or outside of a building
externalhappening / happening or arising or located outside or beyond some limits or especially surface
innerLocated or occurring within or closer to a center
interiorsituated within or suitable for inside a building
internalhappening / happening or arising or located within some limits or especially surface
outerOn the outside or further from a center
posteriorLocated at or near or behind a part or near the end of a structure
Narrowerangular positionrelation by which any position with respect to any other position is established
anteriorityThe quality of being in front or (in lower animals) toward the head
centralityThe property of being central
coincidenceThe quality of occupying the same position or area in space
dead center, dead centreThe position of a crank when it is in line with the connecting rod and not exerting torque
directionThe spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves
gradient, slopeThe property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal
horizontalityThe quality of being parallel to the horizon
inwardnessThe quality or state of being inward or internal
malposition, misplacementFaulty position
marginalityThe property of being marginal or on the fringes / fringes
northernnessThe property of being to the north
occlusion(dentistry) the normal spatial relation of the teeth when the jaws are closed
outwardness, externalityThe quality or state of being outside or directed toward or relating to the outside or exterior
placement, arrangementThe spatial property of the way in which something is placed
point of viewThe spatial property of the position from which something is observed
posteriorityThe quality of being toward the back / back or toward the rear end
room, way, elbow roomSpace for movement
slotA position in a grammatical linguistic / linguistic construction in which a variety of alternative units are interchangeable
southernnessThe property of being to the south
tilt, list, inclination, lean, leaningThe property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
verticality, verticalness, erectness, uprightnessPosition at right angles to the horizon
BroaderrelationAn abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
Spanishcolocación, emplazamiento, localización, lugar, posición, radicación, relación espacial, sitio, situación, ubicación
Catalancol·locació, emplaçament, localització, posició, radicació, relació espaial, situació, ubicació

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