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This is a temporary measure to stop the problem from getting any worse.
Stronger measures will have to be taken to bring down unemployment.
When you are attacked, you take defensive measures against the attacker.
The system gives people a measure of protection against pollution.
standard measures of the metric system such as the liter
The huge volume of mail is a measure of her popularity.
We were treated to the full measure of her anger.
My expectations have been met in full measure.
This is the American English definition of measure. View British English definition of measure.
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