Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) scale, scale of measurement, graduated table, ordered series (an ordered reference standard) "judging on a scale of 1 to 10"
- S: (n) scale (relative magnitude) "they entertained on a grand scale"
- S: (n) scale (the ratio between the size of something and a representation of it) "the scale of the map"; "the scale of the model"
- S: (n) scale, scale leaf (a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin)
- S: (n) scale, scurf, exfoliation (a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin)
- S: (n) scale, musical scale ((music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave))
- S: (n) scale, weighing machine (a measuring instrument for weighing; shows amount of mass)
- S: (n) scale (an indicator having a graduated sequence of marks)
- S: (n) plate, scale, shell (a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners))
- S: (n) scale (a flattened rigid plate forming part of the body covering of many animals)
- S: (v) scale (measure by or as if by a scale) "This bike scales only 25 pounds"
- S: (v) scale (pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard)
- S: (v) scale (take by attacking with scaling ladders) "The troops scaled the walls of the fort"
- S: (v) scale, surmount (reach the highest point of) "We scaled the Mont Blanc"
- S: (v) scale (climb up by means of a ladder)
- S: (v) scale, descale (remove the scales from) "scale fish"
- S: (v) scale (measure with or as if with scales) "scale the gold"
- S: (v) scale (size or measure according to a scale) "This model must be scaled down"