(archaic or dialect) absolutely new
noun 1. the distance between the tip of the thumb and the tip of the little finger when the hand is fully extended. 2. a unit of length corresponding to this distance, commonly taken as 9 inches (23 cm). 3. a distance, amount, piece, etc., of this length or of some small extent: a span […]
- Spanning tree algorithm
An IEEE 802.1 standard under consideration which will provide distributed routing over multiple LANs connected by bridges.
- Span of apprehension
noun 1. (psychol) the maximum number of objects that can be correctly assessed after a brief presentation
noun, Psychology. 1. attention span.