ranged


ranged
reɪndʒ n. mountain chain; meadow, pasture; scope, extent; shooting gallery; field, domain; assortment; kitchen stove, cooking stove, kitchen appliance used to cook food; (Music) distance of a musical instrument from the lowest to the highest pitch it can make music v. determine the range of a target; extend, stretch; vary, fluctuate within certain boundaries

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  • Ranged — Range Range (r[=a]nj), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ranged} (r[=a]njd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Ranging} (r[=a]n j[i^]ng).] [OE. rengen, OF. rengier, F. ranger, OF. renc row, rank, F. rang; of German origin. See {Rank}, n.] 1. To set in a row, or in rows; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ranged — adjective Etymology: from past participle of range (II) : arranged in line, in ranks, or according to a system a kitchen gleaming with ranged coppers Anne D. Sedgwick the hierarchically ranged members of the staff Lyman Bryson …   Useful english dictionary

  • ranged — /raynjd/, adj. Building Trades. coursed. [1520 30; RANGE + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • ranged — adjective whose range can be adjusted …   Wiktionary

  • ranged — Synonyms and related words: aligned, armed, arranged, arrayed, assorted, battled, categorized, classified, composed, constituted, deployed, disposed, embattled, engaged, fixed, graded, grouped, harmonized, in battle array, marshaled, methodized,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ranged — gander …   Anagrams dictionary

  • Ranged weapon — A period illustration of the Battle of Crécy. English longbowmen figure prominently in the foreground at right where they drive away the French crossbowmen. A ranged weapon is any weapon that can harm targets at distances greater than hand to… …   Wikipedia

  • ranged weapon — noun Any projectile, or weapon that fires a projectile, whose range can be adjusted …   Wiktionary

  • ranged rubble — noun : masonry in which the quarry stones are roughly dressed to an almost uniform height …   Useful english dictionary

  • de|ranged — «dih RAYNJD», adjective. 1. disarranged; disordered. 2. = insane. (Cf. ↑insane) …   Useful english dictionary


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