Definition of Gauge. Meaning of Gauge. Synonyms of Gauge

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Definition of Gauge

Gauge
Gauge Gauge, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Gauged; p. pr. & vb. n. Gauging] [OF. gaugier, F. jauger, cf. OF. gauge gauge, measuring rod, F. jauge; of uncertain origin; perh. fr. an assumed L. qualificare to determine the qualities of a thing (see Qualify); but cf. also F. jalon a measuring stake in surveying, and E. gallon.] [Written also gage.] 1. To measure or determine with a gauge. 2. To measure or to ascertain the contents or the capacity of, as of a pipe, barrel, or keg. 3. (Mech.) To measure the dimensions of, or to test the accuracy of the form of, as of a part of a gunlock. The vanes nicely gauged on each side. --Derham. 4. To draw into equidistant gathers by running a thread through it, as cloth or a garment. 5. To measure the capacity, character, or ability of; to estimate; to judge of. You shall not gauge me By what we do to-night. --Shak.

Meaning of Gauge from wikipedia

- Look up gauge in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Gauge (/ˈɡeɪdʒ/ ****J or /ˈɡɔːdʒ/ GAWJ) may refer to: Gauge (instrument), any of a variety of measuring...
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- In physics, a gauge theory is a type of field theory in which the Lagrangian (and hence the dynamics of the system itself) does not change (is invariant)...
- A radius gauge, also known as a fillet gauge, is a tool used to measure the radius of an object. Radius gauges require a bright light behind the object...
- International gauge, UIC gauge, uniform gauge, normal gauge and European gauge in Europe, and SGR in East Africa. It is the most widely used track gauge around...
- narrow-gauge railway (narrow-gauge railroad in the US) is a railway with a track gauge narrower than standard 1,435 mm (4 ft 8+1⁄2 in). Most narrow-gauge railways...
- 2 gauge (also called II gauge) is a model railway gauge originally 64 mm (2+1⁄2 in), then standardised in 1909 at 2 in (50.8 mm), a 20% reduction and...
- 12 gauge may refer to: 12-gauge shotgun, the most po****r shotgun s**** 12 gauge sheet metal 12 gauge wire 12 Gauge (Kalmah album), 2010 album by Finnish...
- A rain gauge (also known as udometer, pluvia metior, pluviometer, ombrometer, and hyetometer) is an instrument used by meteorologists and hydrologists...