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spac·ing

 (spā′sĭng)
n.
1.
a. The act of arranging with intervening spaces.
b. The result of so arranging.
c. A system of or allowance for intervals: the close spacing of the theater seats.
2. Spaces or a space, as in printed matter.

spacing

(ˈspeɪsɪŋ)
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the arrangement of letters, words, etc, on a page in order to achieve legibility or aesthetic appeal
2. the arrangement of objects in a space

spac•ing

(ˈspeɪ sɪŋ)

n.
1. an act of one that spaces.
2. the arrangement of spaces or of objects in space.
[1675–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spacing - the time between occurrences of a repeating event; "some women do not control the spacing of their children"
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
2.spacing - the property possessed by an array of things that have space between them
placement, arrangement - the spatial property of the way in which something is placed; "the arrangement of the furniture"; "the placement of the chairs"
openness - without obstructions to passage or view; "the openness of the prairies"
distance - the property created by the space between two objects or points
dispersion, distribution - the spatial or geographic property of being scattered about over a range, area, or volume; "worldwide in distribution"; "the distribution of nerve fibers"; "in complementary distribution"
compactness, concentration, denseness, density, tightness - the spatial property of being crowded together
Translations
مَسافَه، فُسْحَه، مُباعَدَه
vzdálenost
afstand
térközhagyás
bil

spacing

[ˈspeɪsɪŋ]
A. Nespaciamiento m (Typ) → espaciado m
in or with double spacinga doble espacio
in or with single spacinga un solo espacio
B. CPD spacing bar Nespaciador m, barra f espaciadora

spacing

[ˈspeɪsɪŋ] nespacement m
single spacing → interligne m simple
double spacing → interligne m double

spacing

nAbstände pl; (between two objects) → Abstand m; (also spacing out)Verteilung f; (of payments)Verteilung füber längere Zeit; single/double spacing (Typ) → einzeiliger/zweizeiliger Abstand

spacing

[ˈspeɪsɪŋ] n (Typing) → spaziatura
single/double spacing → spaziatura uno/due, spaziatura singola/doppia

space

(speis) noun
1. a gap; an empty or uncovered place. I couldn't find a space for my car.
2. room; the absence of objects; the area available for use. Have you enough space to turn round?; Is there space for one more?
3. (often outer space) the region outside the Earth's atmosphere, in which all stars and other planets etc are situated. travellers through space.
verb
(also space out) to set (things) apart from one another. He spaced the rows of potatoes half a metre apart.
ˈspacing noun
the amount of distance left between objects, words etc when they are set or laid out.
spacious (ˈspeiʃəs) adjective
providing or having plenty of room. Their dining-room is very spacious.
ˈspaciously adverb
ˈspaciousness noun
ˈspace-age adjective
extremely up-to-date and advanced. space-age technology.
ˈspacecraft noun
a vehicle etc, manned or unmanned, for travelling in space.
ˈspaceship noun
a spacecraft, especially a manned one.
ˈspacesuit noun
a suit designed to be worn by a ˈspaceman.
References in classic literature ?
By the simple observation that all reds went together, and by spacing the costumes more than was usual, Philip got a very good effect; and when the buyer went into the street to look at the result he was obviously pleased.
We can therefore think of the ma referred to by architects as a sort of spatial current, a combination of spacing and timing as a constant flow of possibilities, a tension between things allowing for different patterns of interpretation.