Bedeutung von “measure” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /ˈmeʒ·ər/

something that is done so that a bad situation is stopped:

We must take measures to stop the spread of the disease.
security measures

[ no plural ] a way of measuring something:

The metre is a measure of length.
The basic units of measure we use are distance, time, and mass.

(Definition von “measure noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)