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1. magnitude

noun. ['ˈmægnəˌtuːd'] the property of relative size or extent (whether large or small).

Synonyms

  • bulk
  • dimension
  • mass
  • measurable
  • extent
  • degree
  • multiplicity
  • intensity
  • intensity level
  • muchness
  • order
  • triplicity
  • amount
  • property
  • order of magnitude
  • strength
  • proportion
  • amplitude
  • mensurable
  • absolute magnitude
  • volume

Antonyms

  • little
  • big
  • bigness
  • littleness

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Rhymes with Moment Magnitude Scale

  • quesnell
  • deverell
  • cartmell
  • withnail
  • travail
  • tramell
  • sumrell
  • prevail
  • portell
  • parcell
  • mortell
  • mcphail
  • mcgrail
  • marcell
  • macphail
  • exhale
  • carvell
  • cardell
  • bartell
  • averell
  • avenell
  • abimael
  • verrell
  • unveil
  • today'll
  • tirrell
  • surveil
  • savell
  • revell
  • rafale

Sentences with moment-magnitude-scale


1. Noun Phrase
A major earthquake of 7.6 on the moment magnitude scale occurred on the ridge in 2003.

2. Noun Phrase
The moment magnitude scale is another earthquake measurement scale used by some seismologists.

3. Noun Phrase
The moment magnitude scale was introduced in 1979 as a successor to the Richter scale.

2. magnitude

noun. ['ˈmægnəˌtuːd'] 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.

Synonyms

  • ratio

Antonyms

  • unsized
  • minor

3. magnitude

noun. ['ˈmægnəˌtuːd'] relative importance.

Synonyms

  • largeness
  • extensiveness

Antonyms

  • large
  • small
  • largeness

4. moment

noun. ['ˈmoʊmənt'] a particular point in time.

Synonyms

  • point
  • last minute
  • pinpoint
  • instant
  • minute
  • second
  • point in time
  • moment of truth
  • psychological moment
  • climax
  • culmination
  • time

Antonyms

  • hide
  • uncover
  • antinode
  • node

Etymology

  • moment (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • momentum (Latin)

5. moment

noun. ['ˈmoʊmənt'] an indefinitely short time.

Synonyms

  • blink of an eye
  • bit
  • instant
  • split second
  • minute
  • mo
  • second
  • wink
  • heartbeat
  • jiffy
  • trice
  • twinkling
  • time
  • flash

Antonyms

  • end
  • beginning
  • undock
  • break

Etymology

  • moment (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • momentum (Latin)

6. moment

noun. ['ˈmoʊmənt'] having important effects or influence.

Synonyms

  • import
  • consequence
  • matter
  • hell to pay

Antonyms

  • inconsequence
  • beseeching
  • slow
  • future

Etymology

  • moment (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • momentum (Latin)

7. scale

noun. ['ˈskeɪl'] relative magnitude.

Synonyms

  • magnitude relation

Antonyms

  • break even
  • level

Etymology

  • scala (Latin)
  • scando (Latin)
  • scale (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scealu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • skál (Old Norse)

8. scale

noun. ['ˈskeɪl'] an ordered reference standard.

Synonyms

  • touchstone
  • logarithmic scale
  • Mohs scale
  • Richter scale
  • temperature scale
  • measure
  • moment magnitude scale
  • criterion
  • wind scale
  • Beaufort scale
  • standard
  • wage scale
  • index
  • graduated table
  • Mercalli scale
  • wage schedule
  • scale of measurement

Antonyms

  • fall back
  • unprofitability
  • disadvantage
  • unprofitableness

Etymology

  • scala (Latin)
  • scando (Latin)
  • scale (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scealu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • skál (Old Norse)

9. scale

noun. ['ˈskeɪl'] the ratio between the size of something and a representation of it.

Antonyms

  • unmake

Etymology

  • scala (Latin)
  • scando (Latin)
  • scale (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scealu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • skál (Old Norse)

10. scale

noun. ['ˈskeɪl'] a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin.

Synonyms

  • scale leaf
  • leaf
  • leafage
  • foliage

Antonyms

  • incapability
  • leave
  • stand still
  • disassemble

Etymology

  • scala (Latin)
  • scando (Latin)
  • scale (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scealu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • skál (Old Norse)
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