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noun in·ten·si·ty \in-ˈten(t)-sə-tē\

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of intensity

plural intensities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being intense; especially :  extreme degree of strength, force, energy, or feeling

  2. 2 :  the magnitude of a quantity (as force or energy) per unit (as of area, charge, mass, or time)

  3. 3 :  saturation 4a


INTENSITY Defined for Kids

intensity

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noun in·ten·si·ty \in-ˈten-sə-tē\

Definition of intensity for Students

plural intensities

  1. 1 :  strength or force <the sun's intensity>

  2. 2 :  the degree or amount of a quality or condition <This storm is of a lower intensity.>




Medical Dictionary

intensity

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noun in·ten·si·ty \in-ˈten(t)-sət-ē\

Medical Definition of intensity

plural intensities

  1. 1:  the quality or state of being intense; especially :  extreme degree of strength, force, energy, or feeling

  2. 2:  the magnitude of a quantity (as force or energy) per unit (as of surface, charge, mass, or time)

  3. 3:  saturation 4a





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