Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » R » Richard Coeur De Lion ... Ricksha

RICHTER SCALE

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does Richter scale mean? 

RICHTER SCALE (noun)
  The noun RICHTER SCALE has 1 sense:

1. a logarithmic scale of 1 to 10 used to express the energy released by an earthquake

  Familiarity information: RICHTER SCALE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


RICHTER SCALE (noun)


Sense 1Richter scale [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A logarithmic scale of 1 to 10 used to express the energy released by an earthquake

Classified under:

Nouns denoting relations between people or things or ideas

Hypernyms ("Richter scale" is a kind of...):

graduated table; ordered series; scale; scale of measurement (an ordered reference standard)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Ask me no questions, I'll tell you no lies." (English proverb)

"Liberty has its roots in blood." (Albanian proverb)

"Ignorance is the worst acquaintance." (Arabic proverb)

"A thin cat and a fat woman are the shame of a household." (Corsican proverb)

Page delivered in 0.2577 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: