Simple Definition of intensity
: the quality or state of being intense : extreme strength or force
: the degree or amount of strength or force that something has
Examples of intensity
the intensity of the sun's rays
the intensity of the argument
The sun shone with great intensity.
First Known Use of intensity
Medical Definition of intensity
1: the quality or state of being intense; especially : extreme degree of strength, force, energy, or feeling
2: the magnitude of a quantity (as force or energy) per unit (as of surface, charge, mass, or time)
3: saturation 4a
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