Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A parameter is a boundary or a limit.

Examples: (noun) Within the parameter of the budget, the fresh water project can only reach a few communities. (noun) The machine should run only within operational parameters; temperature, water flow, etc.

Synonyms: nouns: limit, criteria, specification.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 4 B