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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Extent \Ex*tent"\, adjective [L. extentus, p. p. of extendere. See {Extend}.] Extended. [Obs.] --Spenser.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Extent \Ex*tent"\, noun [L. extentus, fr. extendere. See {Extend}.]

1. Space or degree to which a thing is extended; hence, superficies; compass; bulk; size; length; as, an extent of country or of line; extent of information or of charity.

Life in its large extent is scare a span. --Cotton.

2. Degree; measure; proportion. "The extent to which we can make ourselves what we wish to be." --Lubbock.

3. (Eng. Law) (a) A peculiar species of execution upon debts due to the crown, under which the lands and goods of the debtor may be seized to secure payment. (b) A process of execution by which the lands and goods of a debtor are valued and delivered to the creditor.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

extent

noun

1: the point or degree to which something extends; "the extent of the damage"; "the full extent of the law"; "to a certain extent she was right"

2: the distance or area or volume over which something extends; "the vast extent of the desert"; "an orchard of considerable extent"


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