WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

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- S: (n)
**weight (weight%1:07:00::)**(the vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity) - S: (n)
**weight (weight%1:06:01::)**, free weight (free_weight%1:06:00::), exercising weight (exercising_weight%1:06:00::) (sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms) - S: (n)
**weight (weight%1:07:01::)**, weightiness (weightiness%1:07:01::) (the relative importance granted to something)*"his opinion carries great weight"; "the progression implied an increasing weightiness of the items listed"* - S: (n)
**weight (weight%1:06:00::)**(an artifact that is heavy) - S: (n)
**weight (weight%1:12:00::)**(an oppressive feeling of heavy force)*"bowed down by the weight of responsibility"* - S: (n) system of weights (system_of_weights%1:23:00::),
**weight (weight%1:23:01::)**(a system of units used to express the weight of something) - S: (n) weight unit (weight_unit%1:23:00::),
**weight (weight%1:23:00::)**(a unit used to measure weight)*"he placed two weights in the scale pan"* - S: (n)
**weight (weight%1:23:02::)**, weighting (weighting%1:23:00::) ((statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance) *domain category**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/**sister term**- S: (n) coefficient (coefficient%1:23:00::) (a constant number that serves as a measure of some property or characteristic)
- S: (n) absorption coefficient (absorption_coefficient%1:23:00::), coefficient of absorption (coefficient_of_absorption%1:23:00::), absorptance (absorptance%1:23:00::) (a measure of the rate of decrease in the intensity of electromagnetic radiation (as light) as it passes through a given substance; the fraction of incident radiant energy absorbed per unit mass or thickness of an absorber)
*"absorptance equals 1 minus transmittance"* - S: (n) drag coefficient (drag_coefficient%1:23:00::), coefficient of drag (coefficient_of_drag%1:23:00::) (the ratio of the drag on a body moving through air to the product of the velocity and the surface area of the body)
- S: (n) coefficient of friction (coefficient_of_friction%1:23:00::) (the ratio of the weight of an object being moved along a surface and the force that maintains contact between the object and the surface)
- S: (n) coefficient of mutual induction (coefficient_of_mutual_induction%1:23:00::), mutual inductance (mutual_inductance%1:23:00::) (a measure of the induction between two circuits; the ratio of the electromotive force in a circuit to the corresponding change of current in a neighboring circuit; usually measured in henries)
- S: (n) coefficient of self induction (coefficient_of_self_induction%1:23:00::), self-inductance (self-inductance%1:23:00::) (the ratio of the electromotive force produced in a circuit by self-induction to the rate of change of current producing it, expressed in henries)
- S: (n) modulus (modulus%1:23:00::) ((physics) a coefficient that expresses how much of a specified property is possessed by a specified substance)
- S: (n) coefficient of expansion (coefficient_of_expansion%1:23:00::), expansivity (expansivity%1:23:00::) (the fractional change in length or area or volume per unit change in temperature at a given constant pressure)
- S: (n) coefficient of reflection (coefficient_of_reflection%1:23:00::), reflection factor (reflection_factor%1:23:00::), reflectance (reflectance%1:23:00::), reflectivity (reflectivity%1:23:00::) (the fraction of radiant energy that is reflected from a surface)
- S: (n) transmittance (transmittance%1:23:00::), transmission (transmission%1:23:00::) (the fraction of radiant energy that passes through a substance)
- S: (n) coefficient of viscosity (coefficient_of_viscosity%1:23:00::), absolute viscosity (absolute_viscosity%1:23:00::), dynamic viscosity (dynamic_viscosity%1:23:00::) (a measure of the resistance to flow of a fluid under an applied force)
- S: (n)
**weight (weight%1:23:02::)**, weighting (weighting%1:23:00::) ((statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance) *derivationally related form*

- S: (v) burden (burden%2:35:00::), burthen (burthen%2:35:00::),
**weight (weight%2:35:00::)**, weight down (weight_down%2:35:00::) (weight down with a load) - S: (v) slant (slant%2:31:00::), angle (angle%2:31:00::),
**weight (weight%2:31:00::)**(present with a bias)*"He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders"*