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Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. measures

    For powder are cylindrical copper vessels of various sizes for determining the charges of shells, cannon, etc.

Editors Contribution

  1. measures

    Plural form of measure.

    The carpenter too a number of measures of wood for the job in hand and paid at the till.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 21, 2015  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'measures' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1567

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'measures' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3298

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of measures in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of measures in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of measures in a Sentence

  1. Geng Shuang:

    If they must insist on going down this wrong path China will take strong counter-measures.

  2. Ben Neuman:

    Control measures need to focus on the major source of Zika, which is still overwhelmingly mosquitoes.

  3. Wang Mingli:

    The trade data is ugly, which points to a weaker economy ahead, even if there are fresh stimulus measures, they're aimed at aiding the economy, not the market.

  4. Ali Akbar Salehi:

    Until that document is produced we certainly will not take any measures vis-à-vis the Arak heavy water research reactor.

  5. Alvin Tan:

    The Chinese measures haven't really restored confidence. The market turmoil is not over. And under such risk averse conditions, the yen and the euro will continue to be supported, in the short term, the dollar is likely to underperform the euro and the yen. We also expect the Fed to be very cautious about raising rates.

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