What does measuring mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. measurement, measuring, measure, mensuration(noun)

    the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule

    "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Measuring

    of Measure

  2. Measuring(adj)

    used in, or adapted for, ascertaining measurements, or dividing by measure

Editors Contribution

  1. measuring

    Verb form of the word measure.

    They were measuring the amount of water they were using to ensure they were being prudent and responsible as a family.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 14, 2020  

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How to say measuring in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of measuring in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of measuring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of measuring in a Sentence

  1. Jill Seubert:

    Every single spacecraft exploring deep space today relies on navigation thats performed back here at Earth to tell it where it is and, much more importantly, where its going, we have to navigate from Earth because the clocks onboard spacecraft are really not good at accurately measuring time, but if we can change that, we can revolutionize the way that we can navigate deep space.

  2. Andrew Chamberlain:

    However, wood is not preserved on most Neolithic archaeological sites and no wooden measuring devices have been found in prehistoric Britain.

  3. Alfred Sommer:

    To most people, especially ophthalmologists, common sense would suggest that there is little harm in simply measuring the vision at a distance during a patient’s routine visit to their primary care physician, nor can one conceive how that might prove harmful.

  4. Rainer Maria Rilke:

    There is here no measuring with time, no year matters, and ten years are nothing. Being an artist means, not reckoning and counting, but ripening like the tree which does not force it's sap and stands confident in the storms of Spring without the fear that after them may come no Summer. It does come. I learn it daily, learn it with pain to which I am grateful

  5. Slawek Tulaczyk:

    Just by measuring the seawater properties, we will be able to verify the theoretical predictions people have been making for decades now, i think this will be the reference point for what the conditions are at grounding lines. I'm quite confident that it's not representative of every place, but it establishes a baseline.

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