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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Weight  \Weight\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Weighted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Weighting}.] 
  1.  To  load  with  a  weight  or  weights;  to  load  down  to  make 
  heavy;  to  attach  weights  to  as  to  weight  a  horse  or  a 
  jockey  at  a  race;  to  weight  a  whip  handle. 
 
  The  arrows  of  satire,  .  .  .  weighted  with  sense 
  --Coleridge. 
 
  2.  (Astron.  &  Physics)  To  assign  a  weight  to  to  express  by  a 
  number  the  probable  accuracy  of  as  an  observation.  See 
  {Weight  of  observations},  under  {Weight}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  weighted 
  adj  1:  made  heavy  or  weighted  down  with  weariness;  "his  leaden 
  arms";  "weighted  eyelids"  [syn:  {leaden}] 
  2:  adjusted  to  reflect  value  or  proportion;  "votes  weighted 
  according  to  the  size  of  constituencies";  "a  law  weighted 
  in  favor  of  landlords";"a  weighted  average" 




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