- the property of relative size or extent (whether large or small)
"they tried to predict the magnitude of the explosion"
"about the magnitude of a small pea"
- a number assigned to the ratio of two quantities; two quantities are of the same order of magnitude if one is less than 10 times as large as the other; the number of magnitudes that the quantities differ is specified to within a power of 10
- An earthquake of magnitude 5 shook Tokyo.
- He realized the magnitude of his crime.
- I hadn't realized the magnitude of the problems.
- I've never seen a pearl of such magnitude!
- A massive earthquake of magnitude 8.8 hit the Japanese islands today.
- This oil field used to produce an order of magnitude more oil as it does now.
- Unfortunately, three days ago a magnitude 8.8 earthquake struck off the Pacific coast of Japan's Tohoku region.
- The Japan Meteorological Agency has revised the magnitude of the eastern Japan quake from 8.8 to 9.0, the largest recorded in world history.
- This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated "dangerous voltage" within the product's enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
- Five tremors in excess of magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale have shaken Japan just this week, but scientists are warning that the largest expected aftershock has yet to hit.
- Astronomy is perhaps the science whose discoveries owe least to chance, in which human understanding appears in its whole magnitude, and through which man can best learn how small he is.
- Magnitude of dumping
- Magnitude of dumping margin
- Magnitude of countervailing margin
- Growth, magnitude of dumping margin