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Middle English gaugen from Patrono:ONF.[[Category:Patrono:ONF. derivations|Gauge]] gauger (Modern French jauger) from gauge "gauging rod", of Patrono:Gem[[Category:Patrono:Gem derivations|Gauge]] origin from Patrono:Frk[[Category:Patrono:Frk derivations|Gauge]] *galga (measuring rod, pole) from Proto-Germanic *galgēn, *galgō; *galgiōn (pole, stake, cross) from Proto-Indo-European *g'hAlgh-, *g'hAlg- (perch, long switch). Akin to Old High German galgo, Patrono:Ofs [[galga#Patrono:Ofs|galga]], Old English ġealga "cross-beam, gallows", Old Norse galgi "cross-beam, gallows", Old Norse gelgja "pole, perch".

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Gauge

Plural
Gauges

Gauge (plural Gauges)
  1. A measure; a standard of measure; an instrument to determine dimensions, distance, or capacity; a standard
    • 2007. Zerzan, John. Silence. p. 2.
      The record of philosophy vis-à-vis silence is generally dismal, as good a gauge as any to its overall failure.
  2. An act of measuring.
  3. Any instrument for ascertaining or regulating the level, state, dimensions or forms of things; as, a rain gauge; a steam gauge.
  4. A thickness of sheet metal or wire designated by any of several numbering schemes.
  5. The distance between the rails of a railway.
  6. (mathematics, analysis) A semi-norm; a function that assigns a non-negative size to all vectors in a vector space.

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to Gauge

Third person singular
Gauges

Simple past
gauged

Past participle
gauged

Present participle
gauging

to Gauge (third-person singular simple present Gauges, present participle gauging, simple past and past participle gauged)
  1. (transitive) To measure or determine usually with a gauge; to measure the capacity, character, or ability of; to estimate; to judge of.

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