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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 定標; 換算

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scale, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Scaled p. pr. & vb. n. Scaling.] To weigh or measure according to a scale; to measure; also, to grade or vary according to a scale or system.
    Scaling his present bearing with his past.   --Shak.
 To scale a debt, wages, etc. or To scale down a debt, wages, etc., to reduce a debt, etc., according to a fixed ratio or scale. [U.S.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scal·ing a.
 1. Adapted for removing scales, as from a fish; as, a scaling knife; adapted for removing scale, as from the interior of a steam boiler; as, a scaling hammer, bar, etc.
 2. Serving as an aid in clambering; as, a scaling ladder, used in assaulting a fortified place.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of arranging in a graduated series [syn: grading]
      2: act of measuring or arranging or adjusting according to a
      3: ascent by or as if by a ladder