Words Like CALIBER
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6 Alternative Words Similar to caliber
2 examples of caliber
an 8 inch gun, a 12-pounder, a 44 caliber
an executive of low caliber
10 definitions of caliber
The diameter of the bore, as a cannon or other firearm, or of any tube; or the weight or size of the projectile which a firearm will carry.
The diameter of round or cylindrical body, as of a bullet or column.
Fig.: Capacity or compass of mind.
a degree or grade of excellence or worth
diameter of a tube or gun barrel
The diameter of the inside of a round cylinder, such as a tube.
The diameter of the bore of a firearm, usually shown in hundredths or thousandths of an inch and expressed in writing or print in terms of a decimal fraction: .45 caliber.
The diameter of a large projectile, such as an artillery shell, measured in millimeters or in inches.
Degree of worth; quality: a school of high caliber; an executive of low caliber.
The diameter of a body, especially of the hollow inside of a cylinder: as, the caliber of a piece of ordnance or other firearm.