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Overview of noun narrowness

The noun narrowness has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) narrowness

(the property of being narrow; having little width; "the narrowness of the road")

2. narrow-mindedness, narrowness

(an inclination to criticize opposing opinions or shocking behavior)

3. narrowness

(a restriction of range or scope; "the problem with achievement tests is the narrowness they impose on students"; "the attraction of the book is precisely its narrowness of focus"; "frustrated by the narrowness of people's horizons")

4. narrow margin, narrowness, slimness

(a small margin; "the president was not humbled by his narrow margin of victory"; "the landslide he had in the electoral college obscured the narrowness of a victory based on just 43% of the popular vote") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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