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measurable

adjective
 
 
/ˈmeʒərəbl/
able to be measured: It is important to set achievable but measurable goals for employees.measurable in sth He has a fortune measurable in tens of millions.
large enough to be noticed: Tax incentives have had a small but measurable effect on employment figures in the region. Corporate events are only worth the investment if they make a measurable difference.
Translations of “measurable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 可測量的, 顯著的…
in Russian измеримый, осязаемый…
in Turkish ölçülebilir, farkedilebilir, görülebilir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可测量的, 显着的…
in Polish zauważalny, wymierny…
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