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ad·meas·ure

 (ăd-mĕzh′ər)
tr.v. ad·meas·ured, ad·meas·ur·ing, ad·meas·ures
To divide and distribute proportionally; apportion.

[Middle English amesuren, from Old French amesurer : a-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-) + mesurer, to measure (from Late Latin mēnsūrāre, to measure, from Latin mēnsūra, measure; see measure).]

ad·meas′ure·ment n.
ad·meas′ur·er n.

admeasure

(ædˈmɛʒə)
vb
1. (Law) to measure out (land, etc) as a share; apportion
2. (Nautical Terms) (tr) to determine the dimensions, capacity, weight, and other details of (a vessel), as for an official registration, documentation, or yacht handicap rating
[C14: amesuren, from Old French amesurer, from mesurer to measure; the modern form derives from ad- + measure]
adˈmeasurement n

ad•meas•ure

(ædˈmɛʒ ər)

v.t. -ured, -ur•ing.
to measure off or out; apportion.
[1300–50; Middle English amesuren < Middle French amesurer, with ad- replacing a-5; see measure]
ad•meas′ur•er, n.
ad•meas′ure•ment, n.

admeasure


Past participle: admeasured
Gerund: admeasuring

Imperative
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Present
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you admeasure
he/she/it admeasures
we admeasure
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Preterite
I admeasured
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Present Continuous
I am admeasuring
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Present Perfect
I have admeasured
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Past Continuous
I was admeasuring
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Past Perfect
I had admeasured
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we had admeasured
you had admeasured
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Future
I will admeasure
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he/she/it will admeasure
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Future Perfect
I will have admeasured
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Future Continuous
I will be admeasuring
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he/she/it will be admeasuring
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you will be admeasuring
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been admeasuring
you have been admeasuring
he/she/it has been admeasuring
we have been admeasuring
you have been admeasuring
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been admeasuring
you will have been admeasuring
he/she/it will have been admeasuring
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you will have been admeasuring
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been admeasuring
you had been admeasuring
he/she/it had been admeasuring
we had been admeasuring
you had been admeasuring
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Conditional
I would admeasure
you would admeasure
he/she/it would admeasure
we would admeasure
you would admeasure
they would admeasure
Past Conditional
I would have admeasured
you would have admeasured
he/she/it would have admeasured
we would have admeasured
you would have admeasured
they would have admeasured
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.admeasure - determine the quantity of someone's shareadmeasure - determine the quantity of someone's share
ascertain, determine, find out, find - establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study; "find the product of two numbers"; "The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize"

admeasure

verb
To set aside or distribute as a share: