diameter[ dahy-am-i-ter ]SEE DEFINITION OF diameter
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DIAMETER
Lay a young birch or maple an inch or so in diameter across a log.
He employed a cylinder 12 centimeters in diameter fitted with a piston.
This island is very small, not above half a league in diameter.
The clearing was a circle some two hundred yards in diameter.
The boom should be made a trifle smaller in diameter than the mast.
The diameter is then multiplied by 3.1416 to obtain the circumference.
The brass tube should be about 1/8 inch larger in diameter than the propeller-shaft.
A brass or copper tube about 21/2 inches in diameter is used.
The propeller is a three-blade affair with a diameter of 21/4 inches.
The only thing about it that suggested the ball for which he had reached was its diameter.