measured meaning


    Definition of measured in English Dictionary

  • VerbPREmé-SUF-red
    1. simple past tense and past participle of measure.
    2. AdjectiveCOMmore measuredSUPmost measured
      1. That has been determined by measurement.
        1. He ran over a measured mile. ‎
      2. Deliberate but restrained.
        1. He argued in measured tones. ‎
      3. (of poetry &c.) Rhythmically written in meter; metrical.
      4. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The stickiness of a cellphone might be measured by its ability to tell correct time, locate its user, and allow its user to remain connected regardless of location.
          • The samples were measured using a microcuvette with a path length of 50 μm (NSG Precision Cells, Farmingdale, NY), and fluorescence emission was acquired in the front-face mode.
          • Next, to investigate the degree of stimulated lipolysis, isoproterenol was injected interperitoneally and serum FFAs were measured before and 6 hours after the injection.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The scale measures longness in units of length. Its ordinality guarantees that objects with greater longnesses are assigned more unites of length when measured.
          • The apertures of the tympanic membrane and the subtympanic foramen were selected as reasonable vectors for air-borne sound energy, and the surface areas of these apertures (A x ) were measured.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Past participles
                • Verb simple past forms
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            1. en measuredly
            2. en measuredness
            3. en measured mile
            Source: Wiktionary

            Meaning of measured for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "measured" is an adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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            Definiteness: Level 1
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