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Overview of noun measuring

The noun measuring has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) measurement, measuring, measure, mensuration

(the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate")

Overview of verb measure

The verb measure has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (35) measure, mensurate, measure out

(determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of; "Measure the length of the wall")

2. (20) quantify, measure

(express as a number or measure or quantity; "Can you quantify your results?")

3. (14) measure

(have certain dimensions; "This table surfaces measures 20inches by 36 inches")

4. (10) measure, evaluate, valuate, assess, appraise, value

(evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of; "I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"; "access all the factors when taking a risk") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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