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"measure sth out" in British English

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measure sth out

phrasal verb with measure uk /ˈmeʒ.ər/ us /ˈmeʒ.ɚ/ verb

to weigh or measure a small amount of something from a larger amount of something:

Measure out 250 grams of flour and sift it into a large mixing bowl.

(Definition of “measure sth out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"measure sth out" in Business English

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measure sth out

phrasal verb with measure uk /ˈmeʒər/ us verb

to weigh or measure a small amount of something from a larger amount:

Measure out two tablespoons of sugar and add to the hot water.

(Definition of “measure sth out” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)