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  • Mathematics A set of elements or points satisfying specified geometric postulates: non-Euclidean space.
  • The infinite extension of the three-dimensional region in which all matter exists.
  • The expanse in which the solar system, stars, and galaxies exist; the universe.
  • The region of this expanse beyond Earth's atmosphere.
  • An extent or expanse of a surface or three-dimensional area: Water covered a large space at the end of the valley.
  • A blank or empty area: the spaces between words.
  • An area provided for a particular purpose: a parking space.
  • Reserved or available accommodation on a public transportation vehicle.
  • A period or interval of time.
  • A little while: Let's rest for a space.
  • Sufficient freedom from external pressure to develop or explore one's needs, interests, and individuality: "The need for personal space inevitably asserts itself” ( Maggie Scarf).
  • Music One of the intervals between the lines of a staff.
  • Printing One of the blank pieces of type or other means used for separating words or characters.
  • One of the intervals during the telegraphic transmission of a message when the key is open or not in contact.
  • Blank sections in printed material or broadcast time available for use by advertisers.
  • To organize or arrange with spaces between.
  • To separate or keep apart.
  • Slang To stupefy or disorient from or as if from a drug. Often used with out: The antihistamine spaces me out so I can't think clearly.
  • Slang To be or become stupefied or disoriented. Often used with out: I was supposed to meet her, but I spaced out and forgot.