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fourth dimension

1. the dimension of time, which is necessary in addition to three spatial dimensions to specify fully the position and behaviour of a point or particle
2. the concept in science fiction of a dimension in addition to three spatial dimensions, used to explain supranatural phenomena, events, etc.

fourth dimension

[¦fȯrth də′men·chən]
(relativity)
Time in the theory of relativity, in which space and time are conceived as particular aspects of a four-dimensional world.
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Each winner will receive a pair of tickets to the JLS 4th Dimension show at the LG arena on Tuesday 17th April 2012.
Inspired by their logo of a tree, we created a 4th dimension by designing a series of lit sculptures: stainless steel trees that emit the logo in soft, changing, colored light on the ceiling throughout the day.
Simmering with neurotic emotions and surreal dream states, "The 4th Dimension" may have arrived a generation too late for the mid night circuit but nevertheless touches subconscious nerves.
In contrast to traditional 2D ultrasound, where you typically view the profile of your child in black and white, 4D ultrasound shows 3D images of your unborn child moving around the womb, with the 4th dimension being motion.
After leaving Blue Peter in 1990, Keating moved to prime time television, working on science show 4th Dimension, Irish drama Finbar's Class, and becoming entertainment correspondent for ITV news bulletin London Tonight.
After Blue Peter, Keating moved to prime time television, working on science show 4th Dimension, Irish drama Finbar's Class, and was later entertainment correspondent for ITV news bulletin London Tonight.
At least one new coaster, known as both X and the 4th Dimension at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Los Angeles, puts riders outside the train and spins them in acrobatic somersaults while racing through a twisted maze of metal.
Publisher of the 4th Dimension database development environment 4D UK has released 4D Portal.
NoteWorthy was developed in 4th Dimension, a relational database environment developed and marketed by 4D, Inc.
Kawasaki, who was once president of a software company that produced a high-end relational database called 4th Dimension, says it was initially easy to attract hardcore database programmers--but in the end, "we could never focus on ease of use and sell the product to a broader market of less-technical folks."
Yet, as was frequently noted at a recent meeting organized by Health Resources and Services Administration in Washington, D.C., "Beyond the 4th Dimension: Assuring Quality Health Care for Mom and Babies," not all problems associated with a twenty-four-hour discharge can be fixed merely by requiring one additional day in the hospital.
I've already told you about Scooter so I'll just inform you that the formidable QFX, 4th Dimension and Mark Kavanagh will all be performing as special guests.