boundedness

noun
bound·​ed·​ness | \ ˈbau̇n-dəd-nəs How to pronounce boundedness (audio) \

Definition of boundedness

: the quality or state of being bounded

Examples of boundedness in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The whole hypnotic scene—aural and visual—was a metaphor for the boundedness of human life, for the inconceivable distance humanity had traveled while going nowhere. Andrew Delbanco, The New York Review of Books, 27 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of boundedness

1674, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of boundedness was in 1674

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“Boundedness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/boundedness. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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