measuring meaning

  • NounPLmeasuringsPREmé-SUF-ing
    1. Act of measurement.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of measure.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Pack some fish or crab meat into a 4-ounce mold (a ½-cup metal measuring cup works fine) and unmold onto a platter.
          • There was also a nonocclusive thrombus in the portal vein, a mildly prominent right infrahilar lymph node measuring 1 cm, and bilateral renal cysts.
          • The waywiser to a coach, exactly measuring the miles, and showing them by an index. — Evelyn.

      Meaning of measuring for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "measuring" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
          Difficultness: Level 2
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 1
          Definite    ➨     Versatile
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          4. en measuring cup
          5. en measuring jug
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