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gauge

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1gaugenoun
also USgage/ˈgeɪʤ/
pluralgaugesalsogages
1gauge
noun
also US gage /ˈgeɪʤ/
pluralgaugesalsogages
Learner's definition of GAUGE  
[count]  : an instrument that is used for measuring something
[count]  : something that can be used to measure or judge something else — usually singular — often + of
[noncount]  : the distance between the rails of a railroad
[noncount]  : the thickness of something (such as a sheet of metal) or the diameter of wire or a screw
[noncount]  : the size of a shotgun based on how big the inside of the barrel is
2gaugeverb
also USgage/ˈgeɪʤ/
gaugesalsogagesgaugedalsogagedgaugingalsogaging
2gauge
verb
also US gage /ˈgeɪʤ/
gaugesalsogagesgaugedalsogagedgaugingalsogaging
Learner's definition of GAUGE  
[+ object]
: to make a judgment about (something)
: to measure (something) exactly
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