richness

  • 1 Richness — Rich ness, n. The quality or state of being rich (in any sense of the adjective). [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 richness — index boom (prosperity), plethora, prosperity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 richness — noun 1. the property of being extremely abundant (Freq. 3) the profusion of detail the idiomatic richness of English • Syn: ↑profusion, ↑profuseness, ↑cornucopia • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 4 richness — rich|ness [ˈrıtʃnıs] n [U] 1.) if something has richness, it contains a lot of interesting things richness of ▪ the richness and diversity of the Amazonian rainforests ▪ a literary work of remarkable richness and vitality 2.) the richness of a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 richness — UK [ˈrɪtʃnəs] / US noun [uncountable] 1) the interesting quality of something that has a lot of different features or aspects the richness of the town s cultural life 2) the rich quality of a colour, sound, or smell …

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  • 6 richness — rich ► ADJECTIVE 1) having a great deal of money or assets. 2) (of a country or region) having valuable natural resources or a successful economy. 3) of expensive materials or workmanship. 4) plentiful; abundant. 5) having or producing something… …

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  • 7 richness — noun see rich …

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  • 8 richness — the total number of species in a unit area. May be expressed as the number of species divided by the total number of individuals …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 9 richness — See richly. * * * …

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  • 10 richness — noun a) The state or quality of being rich. b) The number of types in a community …

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  • 11 richness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. copiousness, bounty, abundance; see plenty . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being fertile: fecundity, fertility, fruitfulness, productiveness, productivity, prolificacy, prolificness. See RICH …

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  • 12 richness — rich·ness || rɪtʃnɪs n. wealth, affluence; luxuriousness, grandeur …

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  • 13 richness — n. 1. Abundance, plenty, fulness, copiousness, luxuriance, exuberance, profusion. 2. Fertility, fruitfulness, productiveness. 3. Excellence, value, costliness. 4. Brightness, vividness, brilliancy. 5. Sweetness, melodiousness, harmoniousness …

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  • 14 richness — n 1. wealthiness, affluence, opulence, prosperousness. See riches. 2. luxuriousness, lushness, lavishness, sump tuousness; splendidness, resplendence, Inf. splen diferousness, gorgeousness, magnificence, grandness, grandiosity. 3. vividness,… …

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  • 15 richness — rich·ness …

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  • 16 Species richness — is the number of species in a given area. It is represented in equation form as S.Typically, species richness is used in conservation studies to determine the sensitivity of ecosystems and their resident species. The actual number of species… …

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  • 17 Media richness theory — Media richness theory, sometimes referred to as information richness theory, is a framework to describe a communications medium by its ability to reproduce the information sent over it. It was developed by Richard L. Daft and Robert H. Lengel.… …

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  • 18 species richness — number of species in a given area or habitat …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 19 species richness — /spisiz ˈrɪtʃnəs/ (say speeseez richnuhs) noun → alpha diversity …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 Latitudinal gradients in species diversity — The pattern= The increase in species richness or biodiversity that occurs from the poles to the tropics, often referred to as the latitudinal gradient in species diversity, is one of the most widely recognized patterns in ecology. Put another way …

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