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 (yo͞o′nĭ-dĭ-mĕn′shə-nəl, -dī-)
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of or having only one dimension
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1. having one dimension only.
2. having no depth or scope.
one′-dimensional′ity, n.
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Adj.1.unidimensional - relating to a single dimension or aspect; having no depth or scope; "a prose statement of fact is unidimensional, its value being measured wholly in terms of its truth"- Mary Sheehan; "a novel with one-dimensional characters"
multidimensional - having or involving or marked by several dimensions or aspects; "multidimensional problems"; "a multidimensional proposition"; "a multidimensional personality"
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All the villains in Saaho are unidimensional and live in a morally reprehensible bubble where businessmen in suits maim their fathers in anger.
Where the state's response needed to be multipronged, it has tragically been unidimensional with a strong reliance on force.
Expect a lot of dialogue-baazi as these unidimensional characters converse with each other in idioms, making either threats or statements, which can be off-putting at times.
On the other hand, if a factor is extracted from the residuals, the test is not unidimensional (Baghaei & Cassady, 2014) and multidimensional models should be employed to explain the data (Baghaei, 2012; Baghaei & Aryadoust, 2015; Baghaei & Ravand, 2016).
And the simplest form of this model is one in which all of the items in Table 1 are unidimensional, such that each indicator loads onto a single factor (H1a).
As the debate continues, there has been a split in acculturation research between the unidimensional and the bidimensional views on acculturation.

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