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    sheet - Dictionary definition and meaning for word sheet

    Definition
    (noun) any broad thin expanse or surface
    Example Sentence
    • a sheet of ice
    Definition
    (noun) paper used for writing or printing Definition
    (noun) bed linen consisting of a large rectangular piece of cotton or linen cloth; used in pairs
    Synonyms : bed sheet
    Definition
    (noun) (mathematics) an unbounded two-dimensional shape
    Synonyms : plane
    Example Sentence
    • we will refer to the plane of the graph as the X-Y plane
    • any line joining two points on a plane lies wholly on that plane
    Definition
    (noun) newspaper with half-size pages
    Synonyms : rag , tabloid
    Definition
    (noun) a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width
    Synonyms : flat solid
    Definition
    (noun) (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind
    Synonyms : mainsheet , shroud , tack , weather sheet
    Definition
    (noun) a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
    Synonyms : canvas , canvass , sail
    Definition
    (verb) come down as if in sheets
    Example Sentence
    • The rain was sheeting down during the monsoon
    Definition
    (verb) cover with a sheet, as if by wrapping
    Example Sentence
    • sheet the body
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