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At this point, solvers like Thanh Nguyen used trigonometry to calculate the inner radius of the annulus, which turned out to be R√3.
Not only did Grinin’s team find a value for the charge radius of the proton consistent with the value obtained in muonic hydrogen, they inferred a much more precise value for the Rydberg constant.A Breakthrough in Measuring the Building Blocks of Nature - Facts So Romantic|Subodh Patil|January 8, 2021|Nautilus
Know your radiusEvery smart device implements its geofencing radius a little differently.Geofencing can level up your smart home if you set it up properly|Whitson Gordon|January 4, 2021|Popular-Science
Through our network of centrally located fulfillment centers we are able to service customers in a small delivery radius.Gorillas, the on-demand grocery delivery startup taking Berlin by storm, has raised $44M Series A|Steve O'Hear|December 11, 2020|TechCrunch
There are a couple of ways to measure a proton's charge radius.Physics is somewhat less broken, but still not quite right|John Timmer|December 2, 2020|Ars Technica
By “the Internet,” they meant the people within a seven-cubicle radius of the person who wrote that blog post.The Outrage Over Beyonce’s Bettie Page Bangs: Why the Media Must Stop Objectifying Women|Phoebe Robinson|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Soon even the closest spectators, right at the edge of my empty radius, turned and looked at me.
Another requirement was that the Colombian National Police would not be permitted within a 12-mile radius of his prison.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens|Jeff Campagna|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2012, FIS announced a new requirement increasing the minimum turn radius of GS skis by eight meters.The Can't-Miss Sochi Showdown: Bode Miller And Ted Ligety|Jake Bright|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These were then spread over a 300-mile radius, covered in ravines, gorges and pine forests.The Bosnia Atrocities, the World’s Greatest Forensic Puzzle|J.P. O’Malley|December 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And from my roost I could note the passing of anything bigger than a buffalo yearling, within a radius of at least six miles.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Some of them, stronger than others, sent roots for a radius of a hundred miles, others for a few leagues and no more.Old Friends Are the Best|Jack Sharkey
General Steuben observing the large radius of camp concluded that Cornwallis' entire force was across the river.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
There are a good many neighbours within a radius of five miles; the trains to town are not all that could be wished.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
A very dense fog enveloped everything, confining the view of surrounding objects to a radius of about fifty yards.
British Dictionary definitions for radius
- any radial or radiating part, such as a spoke
- (as modifier)a radius arm