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space

 
Noun space has 8 senses
  1. space - the unlimited expanse in which everything is located; "they tested his ability to locate objects in space"
    --1 is a kind of
    abstraction
    --1 has part: location; aerospace
    --1 has particulars:
     absolute space; phase space; mathematical space, topological space; outer space
  2. space - an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things); "the architect left space in front of the building"; "they stopped at an open space in the jungle"; "the space between his teeth"
    --2 is a kind of
    amorphous shape; location
    --2 has particulars:
     crenel, crenelle; pleural space; subarachnoid space; opening, gap; swath; angle; void, vacancy, emptiness, vacuum; hole; cavity, enclosed space; pocket
    Derived form: verb space1
  3. space - an area reserved for some particular purpose; "the laboratory's floor space"
    --3 is a kind of
    area, country
    --3 has particulars:
     airspace, air space; crawlspace, crawl space; disk space, disc space; flies; key, paint; no-parking zone; parking space, parking zone; separation; seat, place; terreplein; workspace
  4. space, blank - a blank character used to separate successive words in writing or printing; "he said the space is the most important character in the alphabet"
    --4 is a kind of character, grapheme, graphic symbol
    Derived form: verb space1
  5. distance, space - the interval between two times; "the distance from birth to death"; "it all happened in the space of 10 minutes"
    --5 is a kind of time interval, interval
    Derived form: verb space1
  6. space, blank space, place - a blank area; "write your name in the space provided"
    --6 is a kind of area, expanse, surface area
    --6 is a part of form
    --6 has particulars: margin; indentation, indent, indenture
  7. space - one of the areas between or below or above the lines of a musical staff; "the spaces are the notes F-A-C-E"
    --7 is a kind of
    area, expanse, surface area
    --7 is a part of musical notation; staff, stave
  8. quad, space - (printing) a block of type without a raised letter; used for spacing between words
    --8 is a kind of type
    --8 has particulars: hair space
Verb space has 1 sense
  1. space - place at intervals; "Space the interviews so that you have some time between the different candidates"
    --1 is one way to
    put, set, place, pose, position, lay
    Derived forms: noun space5, noun space4, noun space2, noun spacing2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
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