meter

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmiːtər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈmitɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(mētər)


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meter

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [gas, parking, electricity, water, laser] meter
  2. read the [gas] meter
  3. put [coins, money, quarters] in the (parking) meter
  4. a meter for [measuring, calculating, telling]
  5. a meter of [concrete, land, snow, fabric]
  6. [200] meters
  7. (about) [200] meters [away, long, from, over, under]
  8. pulled [away, ahead] after [fifty] meters
  9. [400] meters in [depth, diameter]
  10. a [depth] of [400] meters
v
  1. meter [calls, volume, connections, doses]
  2. meter [water, gas, electricity] usage
  3. meter [water] use
  4. meter the use of [water]
  5. meter the [use, consumption, supply] (of)
  6. meter [inbound, outbound] calls
  7. meter calls by [seconds, region]
  8. the [company, organization] meters all calls
  9. can be [easily, efficiently] metered
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