admeasurement

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noun ad·mea·sure·ment \-ˈme-zhər-mənt, -ˈmā-\

Definition of admeasurement

  1. 1 :  determination and apportionment of shares

  2. 2 :  determination or comparison of dimensions

  3. 3 :  dimensions, size

Examples of admeasurement in a Sentence

  1. the admeasurement of the company's profits among its employees is based strictly upon seniority

First Known Use of admeasurement

1527


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