commeasure

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

com- +‎ measure

VerbEdit

commeasure (third-person singular simple present commeasures, present participle commeasuring, simple past and past participle commeasured)

  1. (transitive) To be commensurate with; to equal.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for commeasure in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)