Definition of Gauges. Meaning of Gauges. Synonyms of Gauges

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Definition of Gauges

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 Gauges from wikipedia

- Gauge (US: /ˈɡeɪdʒ/, UK: /ˈɡeɪdʒ/ or /ˈɡɔːdʒ/) may refer to: Gauge (instrument), any of a variety of measuring instruments Gauge block, a metal block of...
- be used by an invader, and purposely chose gauges that were different from their neighbors. Narrow gauges were widely used in mountainous regions, as...
- rain gauge after a rain, resulting in inaccurate readings. Types of rain gauges include graduated cylinders, weighing gauges, tipping bucket gauges, and...
- strain gauges, so called piezoresistors, are often preferred over foil gauges. A semiconductor gauge usually has a larger gauge factor than a foil gauge. Semiconductor...
- pressure in an integral unit are called pressure meters or pressure gauges or vacuum gauges. A manometer (not to be confused with nanometer) is a good example...
- multiplicity of narrow gauges in the UK. It also made no comments about ****ure gauges in British colonies, which allowed various gauges to be adopted across...
- These gauges are referred to as plug gauges; they are used in the manner of a plug. They are generally ****embled from standard parts, where the gauge portion...
- 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...
- track gauges by size. A gauge is measured between the inner faces of the rails. For ridable miniature railways and minimum gauge railways, the gauges are...
- dies than 0 gauge wire did. Manufacturers of wire formerly had proprietary wire gauge systems; the development of standardized wire gauges rationalized...
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