Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

DepthCommonly abbreviated as D, depth is a measurement of how far back a three dimensional object is. For example, in the illustration to the right, the Z-axis would be a representation of depth.

Measurements of an object, such as a computer printer, are commonly given in (D x W x H), which is short for Depth by Width by Height.

Computer abbreviations, D, Height, Measurements, Width