fullness

Primary Meanings of fullness

1.
n
the condition of being filled to capacity
2.
n
the property of a sensation that is rich and pleasing
Full Definitions of fullness
1

n the condition of being filled to capacity

Antonyms:
emptiness
the state of containing nothing
Types:
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repletion, satiation, satiety
the state of being satisfactorily full and unable to take on more
excess, overabundance, surfeit
the state of being more than full
solidity
state of having the interior filled with matter
infestation
the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites
fascioliasis, fasciolosis
infestation with the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica; liver damage sometimes occurs; related to liver rot
fasciolopsiasis
infestation with the large intestinal fluke Fasciolopsis buski; common in eastern Asia
Guinea worm, Guinea worm disease, dracunculiasis
a painful and debilitating infestation contracted by drinking stagnant water contaminated with Guinea worm larvae that can mature inside a human's abdomen until the worm emerges through a painful blister in the person's skin
enterobiasis
an infestation with or a resulting infection caused by the pinworm Enterobius vermicularis; occurs especially in children
bilharzia, bilharziasis, schistosomiasis
an infestation with or a resulting infection caused by a parasite of the genus Schistosoma; common in the tropics and Far East; symptoms depend on the part of the body infected
myositis trichinosa, trichiniasis, trichinosis
infestation by trichina larvae that are transmitted by eating inadequately cooked meat (especially pork); larvae migrate from the intestinal tract to the muscles where they become encysted
acariasis, acaridiasis, acariosis
infestation with itch mites
ascariasis
infestation of the human intestine with Ascaris roundworms
coccidiosis
(veterinary medicine) infestation with coccidia
echinococcosis, hydatid disease, hydatidosis
infestation with larval echinococci (tapeworms)
helminthiasis
infestation of the body with parasitic worms
myiasis
infestation of the body by the larvae of flies (usually through a wound or other opening) or any disease resulting from such infestation
onchocerciasis, river blindness
infestation with slender threadlike roundworms (filaria) deposited under the skin by the bite of black fleas; when the eyes are involved it can result in blindness; common in Africa and tropical America
opisthorchiasis
infestation with flukes obtained from eating raw fish; common in eastern Asia
lousiness, pediculosis
infestation with lice (Pediculus humanus) resulting in severe itching
trombiculiasis
infestation with chiggers
trichuriasis
infestation by a roundworm; common in tropical areas with poor sanitation
Type of:
condition, status
a state at a particular time

n greatness of volume

Synonyms:
voluminosity, voluminousness
Type of:
bigness, largeness
the property of having a relatively great size

n completeness over a broad scope

Synonyms:
comprehensiveness
Type of:
completeness
the state of being complete and entire; having everything that is needed
2

n the property of a sensation that is rich and pleasing

“the music had a fullness that echoed through the hall”
Synonyms:
mellowness, richness
Type of:
property
a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class

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