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Definition of the verb admeasure
What does admeasure mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: admeasured | admeasuring | admeasures
- determine the quantity of someone's share
Alternative definition of the verb admeasure
- [transitive] To apportion.
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At Common Law, in Equity, and Under the Various Codes and Practice Acts by William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, James Cockroft, Thomas Edward O'Brien
Vo/ile, T Ito/nos Slower, and George Tlxroop, the undersigned, appointed by the prefixed order, to admeasure and set off to .llnria Coates, the widow ofjo/m Cootrs , deceased, one third part of the tract of land in the said order mentioned, and of ...
by Arthur English
A writ to admeasure common of pasture. Breve de communi pastura ...
To which is Added a Compendium of Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific, Religious, and Sociological Names, and a Complete Summary of Human Achievement in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries ... by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris
[ADMEASURE.] A. Ordinary Language: 1. The act of measuring. "In some counties they are not much acquainted with admeasurement by acre; and thereby the writs contain twice or thrice so many acres more than the land hath."- Bacon. 2.
Üeiëng adjuration adjure adjust adjustment adjutant adjuvant admeasure adminicle administer administrate.
The Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century by Ronald Edward Zupko
Hostmen l69: And they conceived for avoideing all fraudes in the admeasure [ment] of Keiles, That the Com[missioners] . . .be applyed to... and that one, Two, or more persons be appointed to Examine and give Acc[ount] of the same and ...
Admeasure, admezh′ūr, v.t. tomeasure: to apportion: —pr.p. admeas′ūring; pa.p.admeas′ūred.—n.Admeas ′urement (see Measurement).
The Oratorical Dictionary (1835)
by John Newland Maffitt
ADMEASURE. v. To measure dimensions; to apportion. A DMEA"SUR EMENT. s. Adjustment of proportions; act of measurement. ADMIN'ISTER. v. To give, to afford, to perform; to act as minister or agent; to bring aid. pr. par. administering; past ...
The Encyclopædic Dictionary (1879)
A New and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
[ADMEASURE.] ad mea sure-mcnt, a. [ADMEASURE.] A* Ordinary Language : L The act of measuring. * In tome counties they an not much acquainted with edmfnxiArvnvnt by acre ; and thereby tie writs 1 The state of being measured. 3.
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Video about admeasure
Video shows what admeasure means. To measure.. To apportion.. To survey and lay off a due portion to, as of dower in real estate or of pasture held in common.
Scrabble value of A1D2M3E1A1S1U1R1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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