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mete


  6  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mete  \Mete\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Meted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Meting}.]  [AS.  metan;  akin  to  D.  meten,  G.  messen,  OHG. 
  mezzan  Icel.  meta,  Sw  m["a]ta,  Goth.  mitan,  L.  modus 
  measure,  moderation,  modius  a  corn  measure,  Gr  ?  to  rule  ? 
  a  corn  measure,  and  ultimately  from  the  same  root  as  E. 
  measure,  L.  metiri  to  measure;  cf  Skr.  m[=a]  to  measure. 
  [root]99.  Cf  {Measure},  {Meet},  a.,  {Mode}.] 
  To  find  the  quantity,  dimensions,  or  capacity  of  by  any  rule 
  or  standard;  to  measure. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mete  \Mete\,  v.  i. 
  To  measure.  [Obs.]  --Mark  iv  24. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mete  \Mete\,  n.  [AS.  met.  See  {Mete}  to  measure.] 
  Measure;  limit;  boundary;  --  used  chiefly  in  the  plural,  and 
  in  the  phrase  metes  and  bounds. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mete  \Mete\,  n. 
  Meat.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mete  \Mete\,  v.  t.  &  i. 
  To  meet  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mete  \Mete\,  v.  i.  &  t.  [imp.  {Mette};  p.  p.  {Met}.]  [AS. 
  m?tan.] 
  To  dream;  also  impersonally;  as  me  mette,  I  dreamed.  [Obs.] 
  ``I  mette  of  him  all  night.''  --Chaucer. 




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