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Definition of "array" []

  • To set out for display or use; place in an orderly arrangement: arrayed the whole regiment on the parade ground. (verb-transitive)
  • To dress in finery; adorn. (verb-transitive)
  • An orderly, often imposing arrangement: an array of royal jewels. (noun)
  • An impressively large number, as of persons or objects: an array of heavily armed troops; an array of spare parts. See Synonyms at display. (noun)
  • Splendid attire; finery. (noun)
  • An impressive display or collection (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • An orderly or regular arrangement, esp of troops in battle order (noun)
  • Rich clothing; apparel (noun)
  • A sequence of numbers or symbols in a specified order (noun)
  • A set of numbers or symbols arranged in rows and columns, as in a determinant or matrix (noun)
  • An arrangement of aerials spaced to give desired directional characteristics, used esp in radar (noun)
  • A panel of jurors (noun)
  • The arming of military forces (noun)
  • A regular data structure in which individual elements may be located by reference to one or more integer index variables, the number of such indices being the number of dimensions in the array (noun)
  • To dress in rich attire; adorn (verb)
  • To arrange in order (esp troops for battle); marshal (verb)
  • To draw up (a panel of jurors) (verb)

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Use "array" in a sentence
  • "Location: The Garden State where arrayData is the request key they're expecting. i think you need to get more information from whoever you're posting this data to, as it sounds like they might be expecting it in a specific format (ie an array in PHP isn't exactly what you need from print_r ($array)) are sure they're PHP on the other end? that s a good point."
  • "Array Manipulation push adds a new element to the end of an array push @array, $value; pop removes and returns the last element in an array"
  • "In this case, usort () will pass the array as the single argument to the function you define. array_pop (array & $array)"