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scale
skeɪl
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A flattened rigid plate forming part of the body covering of many animals.
  2. A metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners).
  3. An indicator having a graduated sequence of marks.
  4. A measuring instrument for weighing; shows amount of mass.
  5. A series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave).
  6. A thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin.
  7. A specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin.
  8. Relative magnitude.
  9. The ratio between the size of something and a representation of it.
  10. An ordered reference standard.
(动) As a verb
  1. Size or measure according to a scale.
  2. Measure with or as if with scales.
  3. Remove the scales from.
  4. Pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard.
  5. Climb up by means of a ladder.
  6. Reach the highest point of.
  7. Take by attacking with scaling ladders.
  8. Measure by or as if by a scale.
Hyphenationscale
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (动) verb
Matching Results
比例bǐlìproportion; scale; ratio
刻度kèdùmarked scale; graduated scale
衡量héngliángto weigh; to examine; to consider
比例尺bǐlì chǐscale; architect's scale; engineer's scale
数值范围shùzhí fànwéiscale
等级děngjígrade; rank; status
规模guīmóscale; scope; extent
天平tiānpíngscales (to weigh things)
chēngvariant of , to weigh
chèngsteelyard; Roman balance; to weigh
pìngweighing scale
línscales (of fish)
鳞片línpiànscale; fish scales
积垢jīgòudeeply accumulated filth
标度biāodùscale
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