noun: how much there is of something that you can quantify
noun: musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats
noun: measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals; used as a reference in making measurements
noun: the act or process of measuring ("The measurements were carefully done")
noun: a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated ("They set the measure for all subsequent work")
verb: have certain dimensions ("This table surfaces measures 20 inches by 36 inches")
verb: determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of ("Measure the length of the wall")
verb: place a value on; judge the worth of something
verb: express as a number or measure or quantity

"Measure can be considered the quantitative definition of irreducible magnitudes." [R. A. Schwaller de Lubicz, The Temple in Man, page 57]

"Proportion belongs to geometry and harmony, measurement to the object and to arithmetic; and one necessitates the other. Proportion is the comparison of sizes; harmony is the relationship to measures; geometry is the function of numbers." [R. A. Schwaller de Lubicz, The Temple in Man, page 61]

See Also

Experimental Measurements of Ion Emission
Interaction of Intense Laser Pulses with Atomic Clusters - Measurements of Ion Emission Simulations and Applications
Quantize to One
Quantum Arithmetic
Sound Measurements
Test and Measurement
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