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scaling

 
Noun scaling has 3 senses
  1. scaling, grading - the act of arranging in a graduated series
    --1 is a kind of order, ordering
  2. scaling - act of measuring or arranging or adjusting according to a scale
    --2 is a kind of
    measurement, measuring, measure, mensuration
    --2 has particulars: scalage
    Derived forms: verb scale1, verb scale8, verb scale7
  3. scaling - ascent by or as if by a ladder
    --3 is a kind of
    climb, mount
    --3 has particulars: escalade
    Derived forms: verb scale3, verb scale5
Verb scale has 8 senses
  1. scale - measure by or as if by a scale; "This bike scales only 25 pounds"
    --1 is one way to
    measure
    Derived forms: noun scale8, noun scalage2, noun scaling2
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  2. scale - pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard
    --2 is one way to
    model, pattern
    Derived forms: noun scale3, noun scale1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. scale - take by attacking with scaling ladders; "The troops scaled the walls of the fort"
    --3 is one way to
    take
    Derived form: noun scaling3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  4. scale, surmount - reach the highest point of; "We scaled the Mont Blanc"
    --4 is one way to reach, make, attain, hit, arrive at, gain
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  5. scale - climb up by means of a ladder
    --5 is one way to
    climb, climb up, mount, go up
    Derived form: noun scaling3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  6. scale, descale - remove the scales from; "scale fish"
    --6 is one way to remove, take, take away, withdraw
    Derived form: noun scale10
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  7. scale - measure with or as if with scales; "scale the gold"
    --7 is one way to
    quantify, measure
    Derived forms: noun scale8, noun scaling2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  8. scale - size or measure according to a scale; "This model must be scaled down"
    --8 is one way to
    size
    Derived forms: noun scale4, noun scale3, noun scale1, noun scalage2, noun scaling2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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