admeasurement

noun ad·mea·sure·ment \ -ˈme-zhər-mənt , -ˈmā- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of admeasurement

1 : determination and apportionment of shares
2 : determination or comparison of dimensions

Examples of admeasurement in a Sentence

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

Origin and Etymology of admeasurement

borrowed from Anglo-French amesurement, from amesurer "to admeasure" + -ment -ment


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