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measure

verb

Definition of MEASURE

1
to find out the size, extent, or amount of <for this experiment, you need to carefully measure all the chemicals before you mix them together>
Synonyms gauge (also gage), scale, span
2
to keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression) <he carefully measured his response to the provocative question>
Antonyms lose

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