from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of ascertaining weight.
  • noun As much as is weighed at once: as, a weighing of beef.
  • noun Same as weighting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • a. & n. from weigh, v.
  • a cage in which small living animals may be conveniently weighed.
  • See Weigh-house.
  • any large machine or apparatus for weighing; especially, platform scales arranged for weighing heavy bodies, as loaded wagons.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of weigh.
  • noun action of the verb to weigh
  • adjective that weighs
  • adjective that burdens

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun careful consideration


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