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Just keep it simple and aim for a waist measurement that is less than half your height. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some personnel dismissed the body mass index measurements because soldiers with a heavier muscle mass might also be classed as overweight. Times, Sunday Times (2016)At home, I can take my own measurements with no problems. The Sun (2016)Radar has a large variety of applications involving precise measurements of distances. Schneider, Hermann & Schneider, Leo The Harper Dictionary of Science in Everyday Language (1988)Divide your waist measurement by your hip measurement. Times, Sunday Times (2014)New methods have permitted measurement of mental processes not possible previously. Pressley, Michael & McCormick, Christine Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)They will also have blood tests and measurements taken. The Sun (2009)The changing dress size measurements throw up anomalies. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Remember that what you do is unique and quite beyond simple and misleading measurement systems. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Blood pressure measurement is an important part of health promotion and cardiovascular assessment. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But the results of these measurements can only be utilised within a frame of reference. Siann, Gerda & Ugwuegbu, Denis C. E. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)The standards became the measurements by which the managers were judged and rewarded. Peter F. Drucker MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)Then his team makes series of measurements from which they make the finished sculpture. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Hundreds of photos and crucial measurements are taken before sculptors can begin work on a clay replica. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It also tells me exactly how to get a precise measurement of the organ. The Sun (2013)It is a measurement process as well as an intensely emotional process. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsIt may not be too many years before measurements of brain activity provide a new window on happiness. Paul Martin MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005)Simple body measurements taken with a tape measure are a way of understanding how your body shape is changing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In performance measurement you need a measure of the return that gives equal weight to each unit of time. Charles A. D'Ambrosio & Stewart D. Hodges & Richard Brealey & Stewart Myers Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Your waist measurement is the key. The Sun (2010)The report also suggests that the metrics system will give a less clear measurement of research quality than the research assessment exercise which it would replace. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Sir, How soon can we go back to our very useful imperial measurements? Times, Sunday Times (2006)If you're a SCORPIO look at body measurements. The Sun (2006)

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Translations for 'measurement'

British English: measurement NOUN
A measurement is a result, usually expressed in numbers, that you obtain by measuring something.
We took lots of measurements.

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