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breadth  audio  (brdth) KEY 

NOUN:
  1. The measure or dimension from side to side; width.
  2. A piece usually produced in a standard width: a breadth of canvas.
    1. Wide range or scope: breadth of knowledge.
    2. Tolerance; broadmindedness: a jurist of great breadth and wisdom.
  3. An effect of unified, encompassing vision in an artistic composition.

ETYMOLOGY:
Middle English breth, from brede (on the model of length, length)


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