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me zhuh ring

  • n  the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule
    his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate
  • v  determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of
  • v  express as a number or measure or quantity
  • v  have certain dimensions
  • v  evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of

  • Like its Marvel Comics-worthy name, the car was a bit of a monster, measuring over 20 ft.
  • A smaller, home version--measuring about 1.
  • By timing the revolutions per second of the cogwheel and measuring the distance to the mirror, it was easy to calculate the speed of the light.
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  • Joe Torre in
    This is one of a handful of organizations that you automatically say yes to,Torre said. "When I think of the Dodgers I think of efficiency, I think of pride, I think of measuring stick."
  • President Bush in GMA
    In October 2006, President George W. Bush said congressional Democrats "were measuring the drapes" and planning to take control of Congress.

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