entanglement vs web what difference

what is difference between entanglement and web

English

Etymology

entangle +‎ -ment

Noun

entanglement (countable and uncountable, plural entanglements)

  1. The state of being entangled; intricate and confused involution.
  2. That which entangles; intricacy; perplexity.
  3. (military) An obstruction placed in front or on the flank of a fortification, to impede an enemy’s approach.
  4. (nautical) An obstruction of cables and spars across a river or harbour entrance.
  5. (physics) Ellipsis of quantum entanglement.

Derived terms

  • quantum entanglement

Related terms

  • entangler
  • entangling

Translations

Further reading

  • entanglement in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
  • entanglement in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • entanglement on Wikipedia.Wikipedia


English

Etymology

From Middle English webbe, from Old English webb, from Proto-Germanic *wabją, from Proto-Indo-European *webʰ- (weave).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /wɛb/
  • Rhymes: -ɛb

Noun

web (plural webs)

  1. The silken structure which a spider builds using silk secreted from the spinnerets at the caudal tip of its abdomen; a spiderweb.
  2. (by extension) Any interconnected set of persons, places, or things, which when diagrammed resembles a spider’s web.
  3. (baseball) The part of a baseball mitt between the forefinger and thumb, the webbing.
  4. A latticed or woven structure.
  5. (usually with “spin”, “weave”, or similar verbs) A tall tale with more complexity than a myth or legend.
    Synonym: yarn
  6. A plot or scheme.
  7. The interconnection between flanges in structural members, increasing the effective lever arm and so the load capacity of the member.
  8. (rail transport) The thinner vertical section of a railway rail between the top (head) and bottom (foot) of the rail.
    Coordinate terms: head, foot
  9. A fold of tissue connecting the toes of certain birds, or of other animals.
  10. The series of barbs implanted on each side of the shaft of a feather, whether stiff and united together by barbules, as in ordinary feathers, or soft and separate, as in downy feathers.
  11. (manufacturing) A continuous strip of material carried by rollers during processing.
  12. (lithography) A long sheet of paper which is fed from a roll into a printing press, as opposed to individual sheets of paper.
  13. (dated) A band of webbing used to regulate the extension of the hood of a carriage.
  14. A thin metal sheet, plate, or strip, as of lead.
    1. The blade of a sword.
    1. The blade of a saw.
    2. The thin, sharp part of a colter.
    3. The bit of a key.
  15. (dated, US, radio, television) A major broadcasting network.
    • 1950, Billboard (volume 62, number 43, page 9)
      [] the first big move toward a contract for television performers was made Friday (20) when the webs agreed to pay them according to the length of the show. [] Altho the major TV webs — NBC and CBS — may fall in line soon, an agreement may possibly be held up by the opposition of DuMont []

Hypernyms

Derived terms

Translations

Proper noun

the web

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Web: the World Wide Web.

Translations

Verb

web (third-person singular simple present webs, present participle webbing, simple past and past participle webbed)

  1. (intransitive) To construct or form a web.
  2. (transitive) To cover with a web or network.
  3. (transitive) To ensnare or entangle.
  4. (transitive) To provide with a web.
  5. (transitive, obsolete) To weave.

Translations

Further reading

  • web on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • Bew, EBW, WBE

Catalan

Etymology

Borrowed from English web.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈwɛp/

Noun

web m (plural webs)

  1. web, net, internet
  2. Clipping of lloc web.

Noun

web f (plural webs)

  1. Clipping of pàgina web.

Further reading

  • “web” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.

Dutch

Etymology

From Middle Dutch webbe, from Old Dutch *web, from Proto-Germanic *wabją, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *webʰ- (weave).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʋɛp/
  • Hyphenation: web
  • Rhymes: -ɛp

Noun

web n (plural webben, diminutive webje n)

  1. web
  2. the World Wide Web

Derived terms

  • spinnenweb

Descendants

  • Afrikaans: web

German

Verb

web

  1. singular imperative of weben
  2. (colloquial) first-person singular present of weben

Hungarian

Etymology

Borrowed from English web.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈvɛb]
  • Rhymes: -ɛb

Noun

web (plural webek)

  1. (computing) web (Internet)

Declension

Derived terms

  • webes

(Compound words):

  • webalkalmazás
  • webáruház
  • webcím
  • webergonómia
  • webkamera
  • weblap
  • weboldal
  • webszerver

References


Indonesian

Etymology

From English web, from Middle English webbe, from Old English webb, from Proto-Germanic *wabją, from Proto-Indo-European *webʰ- (weave).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈwɛp̚]
  • Hyphenation: wèb

Noun

web (first-person possessive webku, second-person possessive webmu, third-person possessive webnya)

  1. (computing) web, the Web.
  2. (computing) network.
    Synonyms: jejaring, jaringan

Derived terms

Further reading

  • “web” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Italian

Etymology

Borrowed from English web.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈwɛb/

Noun

web m (invariable)

  1. (computing) web (Internet)

References


Japanese

Alternative forms

  • WEB

Etymology

Borrowed from English web.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ɰᵝe̞bɯ̟ᵝ]

Noun

web(ウェブ) • (webu

  1. the Internet
    web(ウェブ)(じょう)公開(こうかい)された

    webu-jō de kōkai sareta
    made public online
    web(ウェブ)番組(ばんぐみ)

    webu-bangumi
    online program

Usage notes

  • Capitalization may follow English conventions.

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old English webb.

Noun

web

  1. Alternative form of webbe (woven fabric, web)

Etymology 2

From Old English webba.

Noun

web

  1. Alternative form of webbe (weaver)

Portuguese

Etymology

Borrowed from English web.

Noun

web f (uncountable)

  1. the World Wide Web
    Synonyms: rede, Internet, net

Spanish

Etymology

Borrowed from English web.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈweb/, [ˈweβ̞]
  • IPA(key): /ˈɡweb/, [ˈɡweβ̞]

Noun

web f (uncountable)

  1. (computing) web (Internet)
  2. (computing) webpage, website

Derived terms

  • cámara web
  • navegador web
  • página web
  • sitio web

References

  • “web” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

West Frisian

Etymology

From Old Frisian webb, from Proto-Germanic *wabją.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vɛp/

Noun

web n (plural webben, diminutive webke)

  1. web
  2. World Wide Web

Derived terms

  • spinneweb
  • webside

Further reading

  • “web”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

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