a number assigned to the ratio of two quantities; two quantities are of the same order of magnitude if one is less than 10 times as large as the other more..a number assigned to the ratio of two quantities; two quantities are of the same order of magnitude if one is less than 10 times as large as the other; the number of magnitudes that the quantities differ is specified to within a power of 10(noun.linkdef)

hypernym (order of magnitude IS A KIND OF .... relation)

a degree in a continuum of size or quantity(noun.attribute)

the property of relative size or extent (whether large or small) (noun.attribute)

a number assigned to the ratio of two quantities; two quantities are of the same order of magnitude if one is less than 10 times as large as the other; the number of magnitudes that the quantities differ is specified to within a power of 10(noun.linkdef)