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  1. The act of extending or the state of being extended; a stretching out; enlargement in breadth or continuation of length; increase; augmentation; expansion.
  2. That property of a body by which it occupies a portion of space (or time, e.g. "spatiotemporal extension")
  3. Capacity of a concept or general term to include a greater or smaller number of objects; -- correlative of intension.

Extension may refer to:

Contents

Computing

Mathematics

In mathematics, the word "extension" has many uses. It can refer to:

Analysis

Algebra

Algebraic geometry

Differential geometry

Logic or set theory

Order theory

Probability theory

Topology

Geometry

Anatomy

  • Extension, general term denoting movement of limb away from body
  • Extension (kinesiology), movement of a joint whereby one part of the body is moved away from another

Music

Other uses




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