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noun breadth pronunciation in British English /bredθ/
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singularbreadth
pluralbreadths
  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the distance from one side of an object to the other
    5 metres in breadth
  2. 2
    [uncountable] the fact that something includes a wide range of different things or ideas
    The aim of these changes is to give the curriculum more breadth.
    breadth of: The really impressive thing about this album is the breadth of her musical influences.
    The book demonstrates a remarkable breadth of knowledge.

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