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  1. an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"; "the ambit of municipal legislation"; "within the compass of this article"; "within the scope of an investigation"; "outside the reach of the law"; "in the political orbit of a world power" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. lay out in a line Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. feed as in a meadow or pasture; "the herd was grazing" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a series of hills or mountains; "the valley was between two ranges of hills"; "the plains lay just beyond the mountain range" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. the limit of capability; "within the compass of education" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a kitchen appliance used for cooking food; "dinner was already on the stove" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. have a range; be capable of projecting over a certain distance, as of a gun; "This gun ranges over two miles" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. a place for shooting (firing or driving) projectiles of various kinds; "the army maintains a missile range in the desert"; "any good golf club will have a range where you can practice" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. a variety of different things or activities; "he answered a range of questions"; "he was impressed by the range and diversity of the collection" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. the limits within which something can be effective; "range of motion"; "he was beyond the reach of their fire" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. a large tract of grassy open land on which livestock can graze; "they used to drive the cattle across the open range every spring"; "he dreamed of a home on the range" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. the limits of the values a function can take; "the range of this function is the interval from 0 to 1" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. let eat; "range the animals in the prairie" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. change or be different within limits; "Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion"; "Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent"; "The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals"; "My students range from very bright to dull" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. range or extend over; occupy a certain area; "The plants straddle the entire state" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next". Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. To set in a row, or in rows; to place in a regular line or lines, or in ranks; to dispose in the proper order; to rank; as, to range soldiers in line. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. To separate into parts; to sift. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. To dispose in a classified or in systematic order; to arrange regularly; as, to range plants and animals in genera and species. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. To rove over or through; as, to range the fields. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. To sail or pass in a direction parallel to or near; as, to range the coast. Webster Dictionary DB
  23. To be native to, or to live in; to frequent. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. To rove at large; to wander without restraint or direction; to roam. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. To have range; to change or differ within limits; to be capable of projecting, or to admit of being projected, especially as to horizontal distance; as, the temperature ranged through seventy degrees Fahrenheit; the gun ranges three miles; the shot ranged four miles. Webster Dictionary DB
  26. To be placed in order; to be ranked; to admit of arrangement or classification; to rank. Webster Dictionary DB
  27. To be native to, or live in, a certain district or region; as, the peba ranges from Texas to Paraguay. Webster Dictionary DB
  28. A series of things in a line; a row; a rank; as, a range of buildings; a range of mountains. Webster Dictionary DB
  29. An aggregate of individuals in one rank or degree; an order; a class. Webster Dictionary DB
  30. The step of a ladder; a rung. Webster Dictionary DB
  31. A kitchen grate. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  32. An extended cooking apparatus of cast iron, set in brickwork, and affording conveniences for various ways of cooking; also, a kind of cooking stove. Webster Dictionary DB
  33. A bolting sieve to sift meal. Webster Dictionary DB
  34. A wandering or roving; a going to and fro; an excursion; a ramble; an expedition. Webster Dictionary DB
  35. That which may be ranged over; place or room for excursion; especially, a region of country in which cattle or sheep may wander and pasture. Webster Dictionary DB
  36. Extent or space taken in by anything excursive; compass or extent of excursion; reach; scope; discursive power; as, the range of one's voice, or authority. Webster Dictionary DB
  37. The region within which a plant or animal naturally lives. Webster Dictionary DB
  38. The horizontal distance to which a shot or other projectile is carried. Webster Dictionary DB
  39. Sometimes, less properly, the trajectory of a shot or projectile. Webster Dictionary DB
  40. A place where shooting, as with cannons or rifles, is practiced. Webster Dictionary DB
  41. In the public land system of the United States, a row or line of townships lying between two successive meridian lines six miles apart. Webster Dictionary DB
  42. See Range of cable, below. Newage Dictionary DB
  43. To place (as a single individual) among others in a line, row, or order, as in the ranks of an army; - usually, reflexively and figuratively, (in the sense) to espouse a cause, to join a party, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  44. To have a certain direction; to correspond in direction; to be or keep in a corresponding line; to trend or run; - often followed by with; as, the front of a house ranges with the street; to range along the coast. Webster Dictionary DB
  45. See of cable, below. Webster Dictionary DB
  46. A line or row; a chain; as, a range of mountains; line of direction; as, the big tree in range with my window; entire space or time covered; as, the whole range of history; a great tract of land over which cattle graze; the entire region in which an animal or plant lives; as, the geographical range of certain birds; scope or extent; as, a range of ideas; carrying power, or reach; as, the range of a voice; distance to which a shot, etc., can be sent; place for shooting at a mark; a large cooking stove. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  47. To set or arrange in a row; to take sides with; as, to range oneself with a political party; place in proper order; classify; rove over; as, cattle range the plains. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  48. To wander; roam; to go over or through a place in order to explore it; to lie in the same direction; to go; as, the bullet ranged wide of the mark; to be placed in order; as, they range in height from four to six feet. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  49. To rank or set in a row: to place in proper order: to rove or pass over: to sail in a direction parallel to. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  50. To be placed in order: to lie in a particular direction: to rove at large: to sail or pass near. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  51. A row or rank: a class or order. a wandering: room for passing to and fro: space occupied by anything moving: capacity of mind: extent of acquirements: the horizontal distance to which a shot is carried: the long cooking-stove of a kitchen: (B.) a chimney-rack. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  52. A row; order; room for roving or traversing; extent; cooking-stove. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  53. To be placed in order; rove. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  54. To place in a row, or in order; rove through. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  55. To pass through, by, or over; wander along. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  56. To arrange; array. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  57. To classify; rank. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  58. To lie in the same direction; have equal rank followed by with. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  59. The area over which anything moves; a tract of grazing land; reach, as of voice or shot. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  60. A line or row; class or series. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  61. A cooking stove. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  62. A row; a class; excursion; space or room for excursion; extent of excursion or of discourse; power; a kitchen-grate or cooking apparatus; the horizontal distance to which a projectile is carried. See Rank. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  63. To set in a row; to dispose in proper order; to rove over; to sail along. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  64. To rove at large; to be placed in order; to lie in a particular direction; to sail or pass near. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  65. A rank; a row; a class or order; things in a line; compass or extent of excursion, or space or room for it; compass taken in; an extended kitchen apparatus for cooking; a piece of wood fixed to the inside of a ship to belay the ropes; the distance to which a shot can be projected or thrown from a gun; the line a shot describes to the point where it lodges; a bolting-sieve to sift meal. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  66. To set or place in a row or line; to dispose in proper order; to pass over, or from one point to another; to rove at large; to lie in a particular direction; to travel about without restraint or direction; to separate the flower from the bran, as to range through a sieve. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  67. To place as a single individual among others in a line, row, or order, as in the ranks of an army; -- usually, reflexively and figuratively, in the sense to espouse a cause, to join a party, etc. mso.anu.edu.au
  68. To have a certain direction; to correspond in direction; to be or keep in a corresponding line; to trend or run; -- often followed by with; as, the front of a house ranges with the street; to range along the coast. mso.anu.edu.au
  69. In the government survey of the United States, this term is used to de note one of the divisions of a state, and designates a row or tier of townships as they appear on the map. thelawdictionary.org
  70. To place (as a single individual) among others in a line, row, or order, as in the ranks of an army; usually, reflexively and figuratively, (in the sense) to espouse a cause, to join a party, etc. dictgcide_fs
  71. To have a certain direction; to correspond in direction; to be or keep in a corresponding line; to trend or run; often followed by with; as, the front of a house ranges with the street; to range along the coast. dictgcide_fs
  72. r[=a]nj, v.t. to rank or set in a row: to place in proper order: to rove or pass over: to sail in a direction parallel to.--v.i. to be placed in order: to lie in a particular direction: to have range or direction: to rove at large: to beat about, as for game: to sail or pass near: to be on a level: to extend.--n. a row or rank: a class or order: a wandering: room for passing to and fro: space occupied by anything moving: capacity of mind: extent of acquirements: the horizontal distance to which a shot is carried: a space through which a body moves, as the range of a thermometer: the long cooking-stove of a kitchen: a fire-grate.--adj. RANGÉ (her.), arranged in order, said of small bearings set in a row fessewise.--n. RANGE'-FIND'ER, an instrument for determining the range of an object by sight.--n.pl. RANGE'-LIGHTS, lights placed in line, usually at or near a lighthouse, so as to direct the course of a ship through a channel: lights on board ship so placed as to give a ready indication of changes of course to other vessels.--n. RANG'ER, a rover: a dog that beats the ground: an officer who superintends a forest or park.--n.pl. RANG'ERS, a body of mounted troops: a name sometimes taken by clubs of football players, &c.--ns. RANG'ERSHIP; RANGE'-STOVE, a portable cooking-range.--adj. RAN'GY, disposed to roam: roomy. [Fr. ranger, to range--rang, a rank.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  73. Rancid. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  74. Place or arrange in a row or ranks or in specified situation or order or company (usu. pass. or refl.; ranged their troops; ranged themselves on each side; was ranged against, among, on the side of, with, &c.; trees ranged in an ascending scale of height; r. oneself imit. F, take up definite position in society, settle down, e.g. by marrying); run in a line, reach, lie spread out, extend, be found or occur over specified district (often from. to), vary between limits, (ranges north& south, along the sea; nightingale ranges from the Channel to Warwickshire); be level (with; a 12mo does not r. well with a folio), rank or find right place with or among (ranges with the great writers); rove, wander, (often over, along, through, &c., district or coast; his thoughts r. over past, present, & future; ranging fancy, inconstant affections); (of gun) throw projectile over, (of projectile) traverse, (distance; ranges over a mile); go all about (place), sail along or about (coast, sea). [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  75. Row, line, tier, or series of things, esp. of buildings or mountains; lie, direction, (the r. of the strata is east& west; keep the two buoys in r. with the lighthouse); stretch of grazing or hunting ground; piece of ground with targets for shooting; area over which plant &c. is distributed, area included in or concerned with something, sphere, scope, compass, register, limits of variation, limited scale or series, distance attainable by gun or projectile, distance between gun &c. & objective, (gives the rr. of all species; the thorniest question in the whole r. of politics; the r. of her voice is astonishing; his reading is of very wide r.; the r. of the barometer readings is about 2 in.; Hebrew is out of my r.; there is a lower r. of prices today; the enemy are out of r., have found the r. of our camp); cooking fireplace usu. with oven (s), boiler (s), & iron top plate with openings for saucepans &c.; r.-finder, instrument for estimating distance of object to be shot at. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  76. n. A rank ; a row ; a series of things set in a line ; - the horizontal length of a block or group of buildings ; - an order ; division ; class ;--a wide kitchen apparatus for roasting, boiling, &c., with an oven on one side, and a boiler on the other, all heated from a small central fire ; a wandering or roving; a ramble ;-space or room for exercise or play; -extent or variety of personal knowledge or mental acquirement ; the whole field or compass of truth ascertained or ascertainable in science, philosophy, religion, art, &c.; - mental scope ; intellectual grasp: -the step of a ladder ; a rung ;-a bolting sieve to sift meal ;-the length of a cable needing to be paid out that the anchor may find bottom ; - the horizontal distance to which a projectile can be carried ;-a tract or piece of land in which cattle may graze and pasture. Cabinet Dictionary

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