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Take enough samples of some aspect of a visual field—its gradation of color, for example, or shifts from foreground to background—and it is possible to reconstitute the entirety of the information.
WE ARE AWASH IN DIGITAL LIGHTCHRIS TURNEROCTOBER 27, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
This affordable pick comes with fractional gradations and is easy to read.
THE BEST TAPE MEASURES FOR ANY KIND OF JOBALEXANDRA BERRYOCTOBER 14, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Assefa, an Ethiopia native who lives in Baltimore, makes seemingly translucent pictures with subtle gradations of a single color.
IN THE GALLERIES: INTELLECTUALLY ENGAGING, VISUALLY STRIKING AND OPEN TO INTERPRETATIONMARK JENKINSOCTOBER 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Exercise could easily exist on a continuum with infinite gradations of difficulty.
WHAT DOES YOUR “THRESHOLD” REALLY MEAN?ALEX HUTCHINSONDECEMBER 2, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Compared with many other orders, the primates were rather easy to arrange on their evolutionary tree, thanks to well-preserved fossils, as well as relatively small yet well-defined gradations between living forms.
THE HUMAN ERROR DARWIN INSPIRED - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENAARON HIRSHSEPTEMBER 30, 2020NAUTILUS
Now, national possessions must be estimated by the same gradation that we have applied to individual possessions.
FRIENDS IN COUNCILARTHUR HELPS
It is something of the shape of a mitre, and forms a beautiful gradation of ascent towards the summit of faade.
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. II (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
Why should we sacrifice this clear and useful gradation: unwell, very unwell, ill, very ill?
AMERICA TO-DAY, OBSERVATIONS AND REFLECTIONSWILLIAM ARCHER
The merest glance at society round us shows an endless gradation of varied service.
THE HEARTH-STONESAMUEL OSGOOD
You appear to imply that development and gradation in organs and functions are opposed to that conception, which they are not.
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. I (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
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WORDS RELATED TO GRADATION

  • alternation
  • arrangement
  • array
  • category
  • chain
  • classification
  • column
  • consecution
  • continuity
  • course
  • file
  • gradation
  • group
  • line
  • list
  • procession
  • progression
  • range
  • row
  • run
  • scale
  • sequel
  • sequence
  • set
  • skein
  • streak
  • string
  • suit
  • suite
  • tier
  • train
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