Definisi 'measure'
English to English
noun
1 any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal
Example:
• the situation called for strong measures
• the police took steps to reduce crime
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2 how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify
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3 a statute in draft before it becomes law
Example:
• they held a public hearing on the bill
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4 the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule
Example:
• the measurements were carefully done
• his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate
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5 a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated
Example:
• the schools comply with federal standards
• they set the measure for all subsequent work
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6 (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
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7 musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats
Example:
• the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song
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8 measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals; used as a reference in making measurements
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9 a container of some standard capacity that is used to obtain fixed amounts of a substance
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10 A standard of dimension; a fixed unit of quantity or extent; an extent or quantity in the fractions or multiples of which anything is estimated and stated; hence, a rule by which anything is adjusted or judged.
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verb
11 determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of
Example:
• Measure the length of the wall
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12 express as a number or measure or quantity
Example:
• Can you quantify your results?
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13 have certain dimensions
Example:
• This table surfaces measures 20inches by 36 inches
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14 evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
Example:
• I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional
• access all the factors when taking a risk
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15 To ascertain by use of a measuring instrument; to compute or ascertain the extent, quantity, dimensions, or capacity of, by a certain rule or standard; to take the dimensions of; hence, to estimate; to judge of; to value; to appraise.
source: webster1913
16 To make a measurement or measurements.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
quantify, measure out, mensurate, appraise, assess, measure up, qualify, measurement, measuring, mensuration, measuring rod, measuring stick, standard, nonstandard, jurisprudence, law, metrics, prosody, abstract entity, abstraction, maneuver, manoeuvre, tactical maneuver, activity, container, measuring device, instrument, musical notation,

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