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Turkish translation of “measure”

measure

noun
 
 
/ˈmeʒər/
METHOD [C] B2 a way of achieving something or dealing with a situation
önlem, tedbir
This arrangement is only a temporary measure. We must take preventative measures to stop the spread of the disease. security measures Ways of achieving things
a measure of sth a good way of judging something
ölçü, derece, kıstas, gösterge
Ticket sales are not necessarily a measure of the show's popularity.Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
a/some measure of sth formal an amount of something
bir miktar, bir derceye kadar, bir ölçüde
Bulletproof vests give some measure of protection.General words for size and amount
SIZE [U] a way of measuring something
ölçü, ölçüm, hesaplama
The basic units of measure we use are distance, time, and mass.Weighing and measuringGeneral words for size and amountMeasurements in general
→ See also tape measure, for good measure
(Definition of measure noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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