Definition of Weights. Meaning of Weights. Synonyms of Weights

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Definition of Weights

Weight
Weight Weight, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Weighted; p. pr. & vb. n. Weighting.] 1. To load with a weight or weights; to load down; to make heavy; to attach weights to; as, to weight a horse or a jockey at a race; to weight a whip handle. The arrows of satire, . . . weighted with sense. --Coleridge. 2. (Astron. & Physics) To assign a weight to; to express by a number the probable accuracy of, as an observation. See Weight of observations, under Weight.
Weight
Weight Weight, v. t. (Dyeing) To load (fabrics) as with barite, to increase the weight, etc.

Meaning of Weights from wikipedia

- referred to, non-technically, as "weights". Since any variations in gravity will act equally on the unknown and the known weights, a lever-balance will indicate...
- Weight is a measurement of the gravitational force acting on an object. Weight may also refer to: Weight (surname) Weight, the pressure a pianist applies...
- standardized between different sanctioning bodies, although the cutoff weights are. These weights are specified in pounds, reflecting the historic dominance of...
- "The Weight" is an original song by the Canadian-American group the Band that was released as a single in 1968 and on the group's debut album Music from...
- units first defined in the British Weights and Measures Act 1824 and continued to be developed through a series of Weights and Measures Acts and amendments...
- weight is a system of units of m**** that originated in 15th-century England, and is primarily used in the precious metals industry. The Troy weights are...
- Weight loss, in the context of medicine, health, or physical fitness, refers to a reduction of the total body m****, by a mean loss of fluid, body fat (adipose...
- (1901)". General Conference on Weights and Measures. Retrieved 11 October 2012. "The World Factbook, References - Weights and Measures". Central Intelligence...
- trade, weights and measures is often a subject of governmental regulation, to ensure fairness and transparency. The International Bureau of Weights and Measures...
- 2012. "Truck Weights and Highways" (PDF). South Dakota Department of Transport. Retrieved 25 April 2012. "Guidelines on Maximum Weights…Criteria (EU)"...