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span

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to find out the size, extent, or amount of
  • tried to span the distance between the two trees by eye alone

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span

noun

Synonyms of span (Entry 2 of 2)

2 as in space, stretch

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The first known use of span was before the 12th century

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“Span.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/span. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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