The space separating the fencers We distinguish five distances: Open distance = farther than advance-lunge distance Advance-lunge distance Lunging distance Thrusting distance Close Quarters = closer than thrusting distance
If you distance yourself from a person or thing, or if something distances you from them, you feel less friendly or positive towards them, or become less involved with them. The author distanced himself from some of the comments in his book Television may actually be distancing the public from the war. + distanced dis·tanced Clough felt he'd become too distanced from his fans
If you are at a distance from something, or if you see it or remember it from a distance, you are a long way away from it in space or time. The only way I can cope with my mother is at a distance Now I can look back on the whole tragedy from a distance of forty years
Distance learning or distance education involves studying at home and sending your work to a college or university, rather than attending the college or university in person. I'm doing a theology degree by distance learning
a measure of the disparity between two observations on a set of variables The most common measure is the squared Euclidian distance which is the sum of squared differences across a set of variables Letting m = the number of variables, and Xij be the value of the j-th variable for the i-th case, the squared Euclidian distance between cases k and l is
Looking at this term from the standpoint of the narrator, the recounting narrator can have varying degrees and different types of distance from the story they are telling Factors would include whether or not they are a part of the events as well as the passage of time since those events Narrators can also have moral distance from their tale if their values have changed since they participated in the events they are recounting or intellectual distance if they have gained new insight or education since they performed the actions communicated
Usually treated as a measure of evolutionary divergence, i e phylogenetic distance increases with increasing evolutionary divergence Distances are usually expressed pair-wise among the terminal taxa, and can be calculated based on a specified evolutionary model; the model specifies the probabilities of character-state changes through evolutionary time Distances are popular for building phylogenetic trees from molecular sequence data (cf maximum likelihood, parsimony)
the property created by the space between two objects or points size of the gap between two places; "the distance from New York to Chicago"; "he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points"
If you keep your distance from someone or something, you do not get physically close to them. He walked towards the doorway, careful to keep his distance. distance yourself (from sth) to say that you are not involved with someone or something, especially to avoid being connected with them
The length (in feet, meters, miles, etc ) between two waypoints or from your current position to a destination waypoint This length can be measured in straight line (rhumb line) or great circle (over the earth) terms GPS normally uses great circle calculations for distance and desired track
One of the three components of the time, distance, and shielding (TDS) response; refers to the recommendation that one maintain distance from a hazard if at all possible Refer to the North American Emergency Response Guide (NAERG) as an appropriate resource
The distance between two objects a measure of the interval between them It is important to understand that distances are not always measured by rulers, or their equivalent Measurements of distance are also related to measures of similarity and dissimilarity
emphasis When you want to emphasize that two people or things do not have a close relationship or are not the same, you can refer to the distance between them. There was a vast distance between psychological clues and concrete proof
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