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mea·sure twice and cut once

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  1. measure twice and cut onceproverb

    One should double-check one's measurements for accuracy before cutting a piece of wood; otherwise it may be necessary to cut again, wasting time and material.

  2. measure twice and cut onceproverb

    Plan and prepare in a careful, thorough manner before taking action.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of measure twice and cut once in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of measure twice and cut once in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  • قياس مرتين وقطع مرة واحدةArabic
  • zweimal messen und einmal schneidenGerman
  • medir dos veces y corte una vezSpanish
  • دو بار اندازه گیری کنید و یک بار برش دهیدPersian
  • Mesure deux fois et coupe une foisFrench
  • दो बार मापें और एक बार काटेंHindi
  • ukur dua kali dan potong sekaliIndonesian
  • misurare due volte e tagliare una voltaItalian
  • 2回測定して1回カットJapanese
  • bis et metiantur fabricam interficiam semelLatin
  • meten twee keer en een keer te snijdenDutch
  • pomiaru dwa razy i raz cięciaPolish
  • mida duas vezes e corte uma vezPortuguese
  • Семь раз отмерь, один раз отреRussian
  • இரண்டு முறை அளவிட மற்றும் ஒரு முறை வெட்டுTamil
  • iki kez olç ve bir kez kesTurkish
  • đo hai lần và cắt một lầnVietnamese
  • 测量两次,切一次Chinese

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