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measurement

noun uk   /ˈmeʒ.ə.mənt/ us    /-ɚ-/
C2 [C or U] the act or process of measuring: The test is based on the measurement of blood levels. The machine makes thousands of measurements every day.Weighing and measuring B2 [C] the size, shape, quality, etc. of something, which you discover by measuring it: The measurements of both rooms were identical. What is your inside leg measurement?Measurements in general measurements [plural] Your measurements are the sizes of various parts of your body, especially your chest, waist, and hips, which you refer to when you want to buy clothes.Weighing and measuring
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