Meaning of INFINITY in English


noun a quantity greater than any assignable quantity of the same kind.

2. infinity ·noun endless or indefinite number; great multitude; as an infinity of beauties.

3. infinity ·noun unlimited extent of time, space, or quantity; eternity; boundlessness; immensity.

4. infinity ·noun unlimited capacity, energy, excellence, or knowledge; as, the infinity of god and his perfections.

5. infinity ·noun that part of a line, or of a plane, or of space, which is infinitely distant. in modern geometry, parallel lines or planes are sometimes treated as lines or planes meeting at infinity.

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