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measure

Pronunciation: /ˈmeʒə(r)/

Translation of measure in German:

n.

  • 2 (degree) in some/large measure in gewisser Hinsicht/ in hohem Maße
  • 3 (for measuring) Maß, das
  • 4 (step) Maßnahme, die take measures Maßnahmen treffen

v.t.

Phrasal verbs

measure ˈup to

v.t. entsprechen (+ Dat.)

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