admeasurement
noun Date: 1523 1. determination and apportionment of shares 2. determination or comparison of dimensions 3. dimensions, size

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  • admeasurement — index estimate (approximate cost), estimation (calculation), measurement Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • admeasurement — [ad mezh′ərmənt] n. 1. the act of admeasuring 2. size …   English World dictionary

  • admeasurement — /aedmezharmant/ Ascertainment by measure; measuring out; assignment or apportionment by measure, that is, by fixed quantity or value, by certain limits, or in definite and fixed proportions admeasurement of dower admeasurement of pasture… …   Black's law dictionary

  • admeasurement — /aedmezharmant/ Ascertainment by measure; measuring out; assignment or apportionment by measure, that is, by fixed quantity or value, by certain limits, or in definite and fixed proportions admeasurement of dower admeasurement of pasture… …   Black's law dictionary

  • admeasurement —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷mənt noun ( s) 1. : determination and apportionment of shares admeasurement of common lands for pasturage 2. : application of a measure to determine or compare dimensions land consisting of two acres by admeasurement 3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • admeasurement — /ad mezh euhr meuhnt/, n. 1. the process of measuring. 2. the number, dimensions, or measure of anything. 3. apportionment. [1590 1600; ADMEASURE + MENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • admeasurement — noun apportionment By admeasurements through nearly the whole of this last line, and supplying the unmeasured parts from good data, the Atlantic and Mississipi are found in this latitude to be 758 miles distant, equal to 13° 38′ of longitude,… …   Wiktionary

  • admeasurement — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The act of distributing or the condition of being distributed: allocation, assignment, apportionment, dispensation, distribution, division. See COLLECT …   English dictionary for students

  • admeasurement — n. process of measuring; dimension, measure; distribution, allotment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • admeasurement — n. 1. Measurement, measuring, measure, dimensions, ascertained dimensions. 2. (Law.) Partition, ascertainment of shares …   New dictionary of synonyms

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