NOUN | attribute | diameter, diam | the length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference |
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shape | diameter | a straight line connecting the center of a circle with two points on its perimeter (or the center of a sphere with two points on its surface) |

Sounds | dayae'mahter | |
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Rhymes | abductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter... |

Meaning | The length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference. | |
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Synonym | diam | |

Parts | radius, r | The length of a line segment between the center and circumference of a circle or sphere |

Narrower | bore, gauge, caliber, calibre | diameter of a tube or gun barrel |

windage | The space between the projectile of a smoothbore gun and the surface of the bore of the gun | |

Broader | length | The linear extent in space from one end to the other |

Spanish | calibre, diametro, diámetro | |

Catalan | diàmetre | |

Adjectives | diametral, diametric, diametrical | related to or along a diameter |

Meaning | A straight line connecting the center of a circle with two points on its perimeter (or the center of a sphere with two points on its surface). | |
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Broader | straight line | A line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction |

Spanish | diámetro | |

Catalan | diàmetre | |

Adjectives | diametral, diametric, diametrical | related to or along a diameter |

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