Measurement

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Definition

a measurement: a notation of dimensions (length, height etc.); the act of quantifying the dimensions of something
noun

(The tailor needs to) take your measurements: (The tailor needs to) note down the size or length of certain parts of your body (legs, chest etc.)
idiom

Examples

  • "During the booking process, passengers can select the cabin crew for their flight, based on photos and body measurements."
  • "Nina : Let's take your measurements."
  • "I haven't done the measurements chapter yet!"
  • "Nina : Yes, we'll need to take your measurements first though."

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