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measuring

verb
present participle of measure

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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

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2 to keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression)
  • he carefully measured his response to the provocative question

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“Measuring.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/measuring. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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