Definition of Gauges. Meaning of Gauges. Synonyms of Gauges
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Definition of Gauges
GaugeGauge 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.
Meaning of Gauges from wikipedia
(US: /ˈɡeɪdʒ/, UK: /ˈɡeɪdʒ/ or /ˈɡɔːdʒ/) may refer
(instrument), any of a variety
of measuring instruments Gauge
block, a metal block
- be used by an invader, and purposely chose gauges
that were different
neighbors. Narrow gauges
used in mountainous
and display pressure
in an integral
unit are called pressure gauges
or vacuum gauges
. A manometer
(not to be confused
with nanometer) is a good example...
- strain gauges
, so called
piezoresistors, are often preferred
over foil gauges
. A semiconductor gauge usually
has a larger gauge factor
than a foil gauge
- rain gauge after
a rain, resulting
of rain gauges include graduated
cylinders, weighing gauges
, tipping bucket gauges
- A feeler gauge
is a tool used to measure
gap widths. Feeler gauges
used in engineering
the clearance between
two parts. They consist...
- steps between gauges range
from 0.001 inches
(0.025 mm) between
high gauge numbers
to 0.046 inches
(1.2 mm) between
the two lowest gauge numbers
to railway standard gauge
. Trains portal Standard Gauge
(toy trains) List of track gauges
List of tram track gauges Track gauge
- and weight. Wire gauges
may be broadly divided
into two groups, the empirical
and the geometric. The first includes
all the older gauge
- trend towards larger loading gauges
and more standardization
; some older lines
have had their structure gauges enhanced
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