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Meaning of MEASURING

Pronunciation:  m'ezhuring

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the act or process of measuring; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"

MEASURING is a 9 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: measure, measurement, mensuration
 See Also: actinometry, activity, algometry, anemography, anemometry, angulation, anthropometry, arterial blood gases, audiometry, bathymetry, calorimetry, densitometry, dosimetry, fetometry, foetometry, gravimetry, hydrometry, hypsography, hypsometry, mental measurement, meter reading, observation, pelvimetry, plumbing, quantification, quantitative analysis, quantitative chemical analysis, radioactive dating, reading, sampling, scaling, sound ranging, sounding, spirometery, surveying, telemetry, thermometry, viscometry



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Meas"ur*ing\, a.
Used in, or adapted for, ascertaining measurements, or
dividing by measure.

{Measuring faucet}, a faucet which permits only a given
   quantity of liquid to pass each time it is opened, or one
   by means of which the liquid which passes can be measured.

{Measuring worm} (Zo["o]l.), the larva of any geometrid moth.
   See {Geometrid}.

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