admeasure definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To divide and circulate proportionally; apportion.
    • determine.
    • To determine the proper share of, or even the proper apportionment
    • The way of measuring something; proportions; dimensions.
    • Formerly, the modification of percentage, or ascertainment of stocks, since dower or pasture held in keeping. This is by writ of admeasurement, directed to the sheriff.
  • verb:
    • To apportion.
    • determine the number of someone's share
  • others:
    • to determine the measurements, size, or capability of; measure.
    • in-law, to survey and lay off a due portion to, by dower in real-estate or of pasture held in keeping. This is formerly carried out by writ of admeasurement, directed on sheriff.

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