noun, plural den·si·ties.
- the quantity of electricity per unit of volume at a point in space, or the quantity per unit of area at a point on a surface.
- current density.
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The employment picture improves somewhat, though a smaller density of the population would be working.An only-red-states America probably isn’t one Trump would actually like|Philip Bump|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
For Reed Hastings, talent density is the key first step to being able to let go of traditional rule structures.What if Your Company Had No Rules? (Bonus Episode)|Maria Konnikova|September 12, 2020|Freakonomics
That spells opportunity for Airbnb, which features plenty of unique, rural home rentals on its platform—particularly in markets that don’t have enough density to be served by large hotels.Airbnb CEO: The pandemic will force us to see more of the world, not less|Verne Kopytoff|September 7, 2020|Fortune
Reliance on transit rather than cars bolsters the city’s economic vibrancy by increasing density and, in turn, labor and capital productivity.New York City transit needs a $12 billion bailout—or the entire U.S. economic recovery may suffer|dzanemorris|September 3, 2020|Fortune
Looming humans, bright lights and higher density tanks may have shifted the behavior of a species that spends most of its time alone and under the radar.Flamboyant cuttlefish save their bright patterns for flirting, fighting and fleeing|Helen Thompson|September 1, 2020|Science News
Not long after I was finally diagnosed, my doctor ordered a bone density scan.
Later studies showed that only gaining weight and the return of natural menstruation help improve bone density.
This leaves people with a history of anorexia and reduced bone density like me at high risk for fractures.
But he's immersing himself, creating the density of felt detail from which fine performances emerge.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I always thought there was a bone density test or something to be able to get in.Jon Stewart Talks ‘Rosewater’ and the ‘Chickensh-t’ Democrats’ Midterm Massacre|Marlow Stern|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Density of population refers to the average number of people per square mile in a state.
Density is found by dividing the total population of a state by the total land area of the state.
Every moment the mob increased in density, and with difficulty the coaches wormed their way through the tumultuous gatherings.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
These organisms are light and delicate, their density of body very slight, their weight slighter still.Urania|Camille Flammarion
The rock here being of various degrees of density, the waters had essayed a thousand channels.Overland|John William De Forest