grens

Definitions of grens

n the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something

Synonyms:
grenslijn, grenslinie
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haargrens, haarlijn, ophaal
the natural margin formed by hair on the head
afbakening, afgrenzing, afpaling, afperking, begrenzing, demarcatie, grenslijn, grenslinie, grensstreek, kader, lijst, omkadering, raam, raamwerk
a line that indicates a boundary
gemeentegrens
the boundary between two counties
grensstreek
the boundary of a surface
eind, einde, end, uiteinde
a boundary marking the extremities of something
afbakening, afgrenzing, afpaling, afperking, begrenzing, bestandslijn, demarcatie, demarcatielijn, scheidingslijn, scheidslijn
the boundary of a specific area
contour, contouren, grondtrek, hoofdlijn, omtrek
the line that appears to bound an object
buitenkant, buitenste, buitenzijde, exterieur, opp., oppervlak, oppervlakte, vlak
the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object
kustlijn
a boundary line between land and water
rand, richel, scherp, snede, snee, snijkant
the outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something
gebruikersinterface, interface, raakpunt, raakvlak, shell
(chemistry) a surface forming a common boundary between two things (two objects or liquids or chemical phases)
gehemelte, palatum, verhemelte
the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities
kant, zij, zijde
a surface forming part of the outside of an object
firmament, hemel, hemelblauw, hemelboog, hemeldak, hemelgewelf, hoogte, lucht, luchtlaag, luchtruim, sfeer, uitspansel, zwerk
the apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected
gemeentegrens, stadsgrens
the limits of the area occupied by a city or town
kant, zij, zijde
the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object
binnenkant, binnenste, binnenwerk, binnenzijde, huizenkant, inwendige, vertrouwenspositie
the inner or enclosed surface of something
kustformatie, kustlijn
the outline of a coast
afschaduwing, schaduw, schaduwbeeld, schim
an outline of a solid object (as cast by its shadow)
buitenboel, buitengebeuren, buitenwerk, dagzij, dagzijde
the outer side or surface of something
skyline
the outline of objects seen against the sky
Type of:
eind, einde, end, uiteinde
the outermost or farthest region or point

n a line that indicates a boundary

Synonyms:
afbakening, afgrenzing, afpaling, afperking, begrenzing, demarcatie, grenslijn, grenslinie, grensstreek, kader, lijst, omkadering, raam, raamwerk
Type of:
grenslijn, grenslinie
the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something

n a line determining the limits of an area

Synonyms:
grenslijn, grenslinie
Types:
kantlijn, marge
the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
periferie
the outside boundary or surface of something
Type of:
haal, lijn, linie, schrab, streep
a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point

n the greatest possible degree of something

Synonyms:
limiet, uiterste
Types:
bovengrens, max., maximum, plafon, plafond, uiterste
the greatest possible degree
Type of:
actieradius, areaal, bereik
the distance or area or volume over which something extends

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