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English definition of “weigh”

weigh

verb [L only + noun, T] (HEAVINESS)    /weɪ/
B1 to have a heaviness of a stated amount, or to measure the heaviness of an object: Yesterday a satellite weighing 15 tonnes was successfully placed in orbit. She weighs herself every week on the scales in the bathroom. Your luggage must be weighed before it is put on the aircraft.Weighing and measuringMeasurements of weight and mass
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