to measure off or out; apportion.
Nautical. to measure the dimensions and capacity of a vessel, as for official registration.
to measure out (land, etc) as a share; apportion
(transitive) to determine the dimensions, capacity, weight, and other details of (a vessel), as for an official registration, documentation, or yacht handicap rating
the process of measuring. the number, dimensions, or measure of anything. . Historical Examples The vessel, then, in the plate is the vessel now mentioned, and the following is her admeasurement as given in by Captain Parrey. The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Thomas Clarkson Also, the admeasurement of a ship, […]
Also called advertising man. one whose profession is writing, designing, or selling advertisements. a printer or compositor who specializes in setting advertisements. Historical Examples Sentence pour ung pourceaulz execut par justice, admen en la cense de Clermont, et trangl en une fourche les gibez dAvin. The Criminal Prosecution and Capital Punishment of Animals Edmund P. […]
Also called advertising man. one whose profession is writing, designing, or selling advertisements. a printer or compositor who specializes in setting advertisements. Contemporary Examples Benjamin Sarlin talks to the adman who helped bring down a Senate legend. The Ad That Did Specter In Benjamin Sarlin May 19, 2010 Historical Examples Huckster Heaven, in Hollywood, set […]
a daughter of Eurystheus for whom Hercules took the golden girdle of Ares from Hippolyte.
a Thessalian king, one of the Argonauts and husband of Alcestis. Historical Examples This Admetus did; and in this chariot he drove her back to his own kingdom of Pheræ, where he made her his queen. Gods and Heroes R. E. Francillon It is one thing that Apollo should be employed by Admetus, although he […]