Great Tropic Range (GC)

Science / Tides and Currents / Great Tropic Range (GC): The difference in height between tropic higher high water and tropic lower low water. The expression may also be used in its contracted form, tropic range.

Other Words for Great

Great Adjective Synonyms: big, large, huge, immense, enormous, gigantic, giant, grand, extensive, prodigious, colossal, massive, vast, tremendous, spacious, capacious, mammoth, gargantuan, monstrous, titanic, Cyclopean, Brobdingnagian

Other Words for Range

Range Verb Synonyms: cover, traverse, roam, rove, travel over or across, go or pass over, drift, migrate, wander, move, extend
Range Adjective Synonyms: scope, sweep, reach, limit, extent, span, area, radius, distance, compass, latitude, stretch, sphere, orbit
Range Noun Synonyms: kitchen range, (cooking-) stove, cooker, trade mark Aga, cook-stove

Tropic Ranges

Science / Tides and Currents / Tropic Ranges: The great tropic range (Gc),or tropic range, is the difference in height between tropic higher high water and tropic lower low water. The small tropic range (Sc) is the difference in height between tr MORE

Rangefinder Cameras

Technology / Digital Cameras / Rangefinder Cameras: Show a slightly offset image because of different alignment of lens and viewfinder. MORE


Business / Agriculture / Rangeland: Land on which the natural potential (climax) plant cover is principally native grasses, grasslike plants, and shrubs. It includes natural grasslands, savannahs, certain shrubs and grasslike lands, mos MORE


Entertainment / Photography / Rangefinder: Focusing system which measures the distance from camera to subject. MORE

Range Selector

Technology / Radar / Range Selector: A control for selecting the range setting for the radar indicator. MORE

Range Rings Control

Technology / Radar / Range Rings Control: Range rings are displayed on the screen when selected by this control and provide a rough estimate of the distance to a target displayed on the screen. The distance between the range rings is usually MORE