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doses

dəʊs

noun

a quantity of a medicine or drug taken or recommended to be taken at a particular time.

he took a dose of cough mixture

amount,quantity,measure,portion,dosage,drench,draught,overdose,lethal dose,hit

verb

administer a dose to (a person or animal).

he dosed himself with vitamins

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dose

dəʊs

noun

a quantity of a medicine or drug taken or recommended to be taken at a particular time.

he took a dose of cough mixture

amount,quantity,measure,portion,dosage,drench,draught,overdose,lethal dose,hit

verb

administer a dose to (a person or animal).

he dosed himself with vitamins

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degrees

dɪˈɡriː

noun

the amount, level, or extent to which something happens or is present.

a degree of caution is probably wise

level,stage,point,rung,standard,grade,gradation,mark,amount,extent,measure,magnitude,intensity,strength,proportion,ratio

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degree

dɪˈɡriː

noun

the amount, level, or extent to which something happens or is present.

a degree of caution is probably wise

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criterion

krʌɪˈtɪərɪən

noun

a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided.

they award a green label to products that meet certain environmental criteria

basis,point of reference,standard,norm,yardstick,benchmark,touchstone,test,formula,measure,gauge,scale,barometer,indicator,litmus test,specification,guide,guideline,guiding principle,principle,rule,law,canon,convention

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criteria

krʌɪˈtɪərɪən

noun

a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided.

they award a green label to products that meet certain environmental criteria

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computes

kəmˈpjuːt

verb

reckon or calculate (a figure or amount).

the hire charge is computed on a daily basis

calculate,work out,reckon,figure,enumerate,determine,evaluate,assess,quantify,put a figure on,add up,add together,count up,tally,total,totalize,measure,tot up,cast

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computed

kəmˈpjuːt

verb

reckon or calculate (a figure or amount).

the hire charge is computed on a daily basis

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compute

kəmˈpjuːt

verb

reckon or calculate (a figure or amount).

the hire charge is computed on a daily basis

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canons

ˈkanən

noun

a general law, rule, principle, or criterion by which something is judged.

the appointment violated the canons of fair play and equal opportunity

principle,rule,law,tenet,precept,formula,standard,convention,norm,pattern,model,exemplar,criterion,measure,yardstick,benchmark,test

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canon

ˈkanən

noun

a general law, rule, principle, or criterion by which something is judged.

the appointment violated the canons of fair play and equal opportunity

principle,rule,law,tenet,precept,formula,standard,convention,norm,pattern,model,exemplar,criterion,measure,yardstick,benchmark,test

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cadences

ˈkeɪd(ə)ns

noun

a modulation or inflection of the voice.

rhythm,tempo,metre,measure,rise and fall,beat,pulse,rhythmical flow/pattern,swing,lilt,cadency,intonation,modulation,inflection,speech pattern

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cadence

ˈkeɪd(ə)ns

noun

a modulation or inflection of the voice.

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benchmarks

/ˈbɛn(t)ʃmɑːk/

verb

Evaluate (something) by comparison with a standard.

we are benchmarking our performance against external criteria

noun

A standard or point of reference against which things may be compared.

the pay settlement will set a benchmark for other employers and workers

standard,point of reference,basis,gauge,criterion,specification,canon,convention,guide,guideline,guiding principle,norm,touchstone,yardstick,test,litmus test,barometer,indicator,measure,model,exemplar,classic example,pattern,paradigm,archetype,prototype,ideal

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benchmarking

/ˈbɛn(t)ʃmɑːk/

verb

Evaluate (something) by comparison with a standard.

we are benchmarking our performance against external criteria

noun

A standard or point of reference against which things may be compared.

the pay settlement will set a benchmark for other employers and workers

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benchmark

/ˈbɛn(t)ʃmɑrk/

transitive verb

Evaluate or check (something) by comparison with a standard.

we are benchmarking our performance against external criteria

noun

A standard or point of reference against which things may be compared or assessed.

a benchmark case

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barometers

/bəˈrɒmɪtə/

noun

An instrument measuring atmospheric pressure, used especially in forecasting the weather and determining altitude.

Various instruments like thermometers and barometers are used to measure this.

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barometer

/bəˈrɑmədər/

noun

An instrument measuring atmospheric pressure, used especially in forecasting the weather and determining altitude.

Various instruments like thermometers and barometers are used to measure this.

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allotment

/əˈlɑtmənt/

noun

The amount of something allocated to a particular person.

the gadget shuts off the television set when a kid has used up his allotment

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