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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OTHER WORDS FROM densitynon·den·si·ty, nounsu·per·den·si·ty, noun
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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
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
Two bubbles less than a millimeter apart might have radically different temperature, density, and other important properties.The Big Buzz in Space News Is Something Called “Inflation.” What Exactly Is It?|Matthew R. Francis|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gurnett knew that he could use the vibrations in the plasma to determine its density.
When the frequency goes up, it means the density of the plasma is increasing.
The critical reason for this is likely to be missed by those who worship at the altar of density and contemporary planning dogma.Houston Rising—Why the Next Great American Cities Aren’t What You Think|Joel Kotkin|April 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A thousand tongues of fire shoot up into the density, and immediately disappear.
From the density of its foliage, it makes a good shade and shelter tree.Wayside and Woodland Trees|Edward Step
It is harder than silver, and of about double its density, being of specific gravity 21.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Moreover, as the string is increased in density, its wave-length is shortened.Inventors at Work|George Iles
The voice of the chemist came with startling cheerfulness out of the density.The Napoleon of Notting Hill|Gilbert K. Chesterton