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mera [ ženski rod ]

Osnovna veličina, merilo, određena količina nečega.

course [ imenica ]
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ETYM French cours, course, Latin cursus, from currere to run. Related to Current.
(Homonym: coarse).
A mode of action.
General line of orientation; SYN. trend.
Part of a meal served at one time.
Education imparted in a series of lessons or class meetings; SYN. course of study, course of instruction, class.
A layer of masonry; SYN. row.
A connected series of events or actions or developments; or; SYN. line.

criterion [ imenica {N/A} ]
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ETYM Greek, a means for judging, from krinein to separate. Related to Certain.
(Irregular plural: criteria).
The ideal in terms of which something can be judged; SYN. standard.

gage [ imenica ]
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(Homonym: gauge).
An obligation or pledge. Token of defiance or challenge; thing deposited as pledge of performance.

gauge [ imenica ]
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ETYM Written also gage.
(Homonym: gage)
Any scientific measuring instrument—for example, a wire gauge or a pressure gauge. The term is also applied to the width of a railroad or tramway track.
An instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity or for testing conformity with a standard; SYN. gage.

measure [ imenica ]
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ETYM Old Eng. mesure, French mesure, Latin mensura, from metiri, mensus, to measure; akin to metrum poetical measure, Greek metron, Eng. meter. Related to Immense, Mensuration, Mete to measure.
Magnitude as determined by measurement or calculation; SYN. measurement.
The quantity or amount of something; SYN. quantity, amount, sum.
A measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals; used as a reference in making measurements; SYN. measuring rod, measuring stick.
Any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal; SYN. step.
Notation for a sequence of musical beats; written followed by a vertical bar; SYN. bar.

measurement [ imenica ]
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The act or process of measuring; SYN. measuring, measure, mensuration.

mensuration [ imenica ]
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ETYM Latin mensuratio; cf. French mensuration.
The act, process, or art, of measuring.
That branch of applied geometry which gives rules for finding the length of lines, the areas of surfaces, or the volumes of solids, from certain simple data of lines and angles.
Measuring to find the dimensions of things.
Calculation of measurements.

metre [ imenica ]
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Alternate (chiefly British) spelling for meter.

moderation [ imenica ]
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ETYM Latin moderatio: cf. French modération.
Quality of being moderate and avoiding extremes; SYN. moderateness.
The action of lessening in severity or intensity.

meter [ imenica ]
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Si unit (symbol m) of length, equivalent to 1.0yards or 39.inches. It is defined by scientists as the length of the path traveled by light in a vacuum during a time interval of 1/299,792,4of a second.
In poetry, the recurring pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of verse. The unit of meter is a foot. Meter is classified by the number of feet to a line: a minimum of two and a maximum of eight. A line of two feet is a dimeter. They are then named, in order, trimeter, tetrameter, pentameter, hexameter, heptameter, and octameter.Any instrument used for measurement. The term is often compounded with a prefix to denote a specific type of meter: for example, ammeter, voltmeter, flowmeter, or pedometer.(Alternate spelling: metre).
The basic unit of length adopted under the System International d'Unites (approximately 1.0yards); SYN. metre, m.
Rhythm as given by division into parts of equal time; SYN. time.
(Prosody) The accent in a metrical foot of verse; SYN. measure, beat, cadence.
Any of various instruments for measuring a quantity.

pace [ imenica ]
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ETYM Old Eng. pas, French pas, from Latin passus a step, pace, orig., a stretching out of the feet in walking; cf. pandere, passum, to spread, stretch; perh. akin to Eng. patent. Related to Pas, Pass.
A step in walking or running; SYN. stride, tread.
The rate of moving (especially walking or running); SYN. gait.
The relative speed of progress or change; SYN. rate.

pole [ imenica ]
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(Homonym: Pole, poll).
A long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic.
A long fiberglass implement used for pole vaulting.
One of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated; SYN. magnetic pole.
One of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface.
One of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions; or.
One of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere; SYN. celestial pole.
Unit of area equal to a square rod.
Either of the geographic north and south points of the axis about which the Earth rotates. The geographic poles differ from the magnetic poles, which are the points toward which a freely suspended magnetic needle will point.
In 19the magnetic north pole was some 3km/2mi nw of Resolute Bay, Northwest Territories, Canada. It moves northward about km/6 mi each year, although it can vary in a day about km/mi from its average position. It is relocated every decade in order to update navigational charts.
It is thought that periodic changes in the Earth's core cause a reversal of the magnetic poles (see polar reversal, magnetic field). Many animals, including migrating birds and fish, are believed to orient themselves partly using the Earth's magnetic field. A permanent scientific base collects data at the South Pole.

rate [ imenica ]
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ETYM Old Fren., from Latin rata (sc. pars), from ratus reckoned, fixed by calculation, p. p. of reri to reckon, to calculate. Related to Reason.
Amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; SYN. charge per unit.
A magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit.
(British) A local tax on property (usually used in the plural).

rhythm [ imenica ]
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ETYM French rhythme, rythme, Latin rhythmus, from Greek rhythmos measured motion, measure, proportion, from rein to flow. Related to Stream.
Recurring at regular intervals; SYN. regular recurrence.
The arrangement of spoken words alternating stressed and unstressed elements; SYN. speech rhythm.
The basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music; SYN. beat, musical rhythm.
Recurring stress pattern in poetry (see meter) or prose.

size [ imenica ]
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The physical magnitude of something (how big it is)
The property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing)
A large magnitude
(Informal) The actual state of affairs; SYN. size of it.
Any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics; SYN. sizing.

standard [ imenica ]
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ETYM Old Fren. estendart, French étendard, probably from Latin extendere to spread out, extend, but influenced by Eng. stand. Related to Extend.
A basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated; SYN. criterion, measure, touchstone.
The value behind the money in a monetary system; SYN. monetary standard.
An upright pole (especially one used as a support).
Any distinctive flag.
A board measure equalling 19board feet.

step [ imenica ]
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ETYM as. staepe. Related to Step.
(Homonym: steppe).
A place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway; SYN. stair.
A short distance.
The act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down.

tact [ imenica ]
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ETYM Latin tactus a touching, touch, from tangere, tactum, to touch: cf. French tact. Related to Tangent.
Consideration in dealing with others and avoiding giving offence; SYN. tactfulness.

unit [ imenica ]
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ETYM Abbrev. from unity.
(quantity) Standard quantity in relation to which other quantities are measured. There have been many systems of units. Some ancient units, such as the day, the foot, and the pound, are still in use. si units, the latest version of the metric system, are widely used in science.
A single undivided natural entity occurring in the composition of something else; SYN. building block.
A single undivided whole.
An individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole.
An organization regarded as part of a larger social group; SYN. social unit.

weight [ imenica ]
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ETYM Old Eng. weght, wight, as. gewiht; akin to Dutch gewigt, German gewicht, Icel. vaett, Swed. vigt, Dan. vaegt. Related to Weigh.
The force exerted on an object by gravity. The weight of an object depends on its mass—the amount of material in it—and the strength of the Earth's gravitational pull, which decreases with height. Consequently, an object weighs less at the top of a mountain than at sea level. On the Moon, an object has only one-sixth of its weight on Earth, because the pull of the Moon's gravity is one-sixth that of the Earth.
(Homonym: wait).
The vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity.
The relative importance granted to something.
An oppressive feeling of heavy force.
An object that is heavy.
Equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; SYN. exercising weight.
(Statistics) A coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance; SYN. weighting.

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