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- S: (n) measure (measure%1:03:00::),
**quantity (quantity%1:03:00::)**, amount (amount%1:03:00::) (how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify) *direct hyponym*/**full hyponym**- S: (n) probability (probability%1:07:01::), chance (chance%1:07:00::) (a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible)
*"the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5"; "if that phone call is for me, chances are it's my wife"* - S: (n) quantum (quantum%1:09:00::) ((physics) the smallest discrete quantity of some physical property that a system can possess (according to quantum theory))
- S: (n) value (value%1:21:00::), economic value (economic_value%1:21:00::) (the amount (of money or goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else)
*"he tried to estimate the value of the produce at normal prices"* - S: (n) fundamental quantity (fundamental_quantity%1:23:00::), fundamental measure (fundamental_measure%1:23:00::) (one of the four quantities that are the basis of systems of measurement)
- S: (n) definite quantity (definite_quantity%1:23:00::) (a specific measure of amount)
- S: (n) indefinite quantity (indefinite_quantity%1:23:00::) (an estimated quantity)
- S: (n) relative quantity (relative_quantity%1:23:00::) (a quantity relative to some purpose)
- S: (n) system of measurement (system_of_measurement%1:23:00::), metric (metric%1:23:00::) (a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic)
- S: (n) cordage (cordage%1:23:00::) (the amount of wood in an area as measured in cords)
- S: (n) octane number (octane_number%1:23:00::), octane rating (octane_rating%1:23:00::) (a measure of the antiknock properties of gasoline)
- S: (n) magnetization (magnetization%1:23:00::), magnetisation (magnetisation%1:23:00::) (the extent or degree to which something is magnetized)
- S: (n) radical (radical%1:23:00::) ((mathematics) a quantity expressed as the root of another quantity)
- S: (n) volume (volume%1:23:00::) (the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object)
*"the gas expanded to twice its original volume"* - S: (n) volume (volume%1:23:01::) (a relative amount)
*"mix one volume of the solution with ten volumes of water"* - S: (n) proof (proof%1:23:00::) (a measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume))
- S: (n) time unit (time_unit%1:28:00::), unit of time (unit_of_time%1:28:00::) (a unit for measuring time periods)
- S: (n) point (point%1:28:00::), point in time (point_in_time%1:28:00::) (an instant of time)
*"at that point I had to leave"* - S: (n) playing period (playing_period%1:28:00::), period of play (period_of_play%1:28:00::), play (play%1:28:00::) ((in games or plays or other performances) the time during which play proceeds)
*"rain stopped play in the 4th inning"* - S: (n) time interval (time_interval%1:28:00::), interval (interval%1:28:00::) (a definite length of time marked off by two instants)
*attribute**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**derivationally related form*- W: (v)
measure (measure%2:31:01::) [Related to: measure] (evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of)
*"I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional"; "access all the factors when taking a risk"* - W: (v)
measure (measure%2:30:00::) [Related to: measure] (express as a number or measure or quantity)
*"Can you quantify your results?"* - W: (v)
measure (measure%2:31:00::) [Related to: measure] (determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of)
*"Measure the length of the wall"* - W: (v)
amount (amount%2:42:01::) [Related to: amount] (add up in number or quantity)
*"The bills amounted to $2,000"; "The bill came to $2,000"* - S: (n)
**quantity (quantity%1:07:00::)**(an adequate or large amount)*"he had a quantity of ammunition"* - S: (n)
**quantity (quantity%1:09:01::)**(the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable)