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    calibrate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word calibrate

    Definition
    (verb) make fine adjustments or divide into marked intervals for optimal measuring
    Synonyms : fine-tune , graduate
    Example Sentence
    • calibrate an instrument
    • graduate a cylinder
    Definition
    (verb) mark (the scale of a measuring instrument) so that it can be read in the desired units
    Example Sentence
    • he calibrated the thermometer for the Celsius scale
    Definition
    (verb) measure the caliber of
    Example Sentence
    • calibrate a gun
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for calibrate

Remember the word "Calculate" which will tell us to something to do with scale...(Assumption)

cali(leg)+b+rate=> fixing the rate by MEASURING the leg

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