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measuring stick

Definitions

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  • n. measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals; used as a reference in making measurements

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Examples

  • These are the games I salivate overa measuring stick of my ability.

    Gladiator

  • The best way to show off my summer training is to bust out a blistering time in the forty-yard dashthe measuring stick for speed in football.

    Gladiator

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