Measurement

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Measurement->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ measurement
measurement
admeasurement
mensuration
survey
valuation
appraisement
assessment
assize
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ estimate
estimate
estimation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dead reckoning
dead reckoning
reckoning
&c.(numeration) 85
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gauging
gauging
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ horse power
horse power
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ metrology
metrology
weights and measures
compound arithmetic
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ measure
measure
yard measure
standard
rule
foot rule
compass
calipers
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ gage
gage
gauge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ meter
meter
line
rod
check
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ dividers
dividers
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ velo
velo
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ flood mark
flood mark
high water mark
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ index
index
&c. 550
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ scale
scale
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ graduation
graduation
graduated scale
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ nonius
nonius
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ vernier
vernier
&c.(minuteness) 193
bathometer
galvanometer
heliometer
interferometer
odometer
ombrometer
pantometer
pluviometer
pneumatometer
pneumometer
radiometer
refractometer
respirometer
rheometer
spirometer
telemeter
udometer
vacuometer
variometer
viameter
thermometer
=>(heat &c. 382)
barometer
=>(air &c. 338)
anemometer
=>(wind 349)
dynamometer
goniometer
=>(angle 244)
meter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ landmark
landmark
&c.(limit) 233
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ balance
balance
scale
&c.(weight) 319
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ marigraph
marigraph
pneumatograph
stethograph
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ rain gauge
rain gauge
rain gage
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ coordinates
coordinates
ordinate and abscissa
polar coordinates
latitude and longitude
declination and right ascension
altitude and azimuth
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ geometry
geometry
stereometry
hypsometry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ metage
metage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ surveying
surveying
land surveying
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ geodesy
geodesy
geodetics
geodesia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ orthometry
orthometry
altimetry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ cadastre
cadastre
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ astrolabe
astrolabe
armillary sphere
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ land surveyor
land surveyor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ geometer
geometer
PARAG:Measurement->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ measure
measure
mete
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ value
value
assess
rate
appraise
estimate
form an estimate
set a value on
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ appreciate
appreciate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ standardize
standardize
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ span
span
pace step
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ apply the compass
apply the compass
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ gauge
gauge
plumb
probe
sound
fathom
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ heave the log
heave the log
heave the lead
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ survey
survey
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ take an average
take an average
&c. 29
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ graduate
graduate
PARAG:Measurement->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ measuring
measuring
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ metric
metric
metrical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ measurable
measurable
geodetical

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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