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Synonyms for scale

Synonyms for scale

to remove the skin of

to move upward on or along

Synonyms for scale

relative magnitude

the ratio between the size of something and a representation of it

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a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin

a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin

(music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)

an indicator having a graduated sequence of marks

a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

a flattened rigid plate forming part of the body covering of many animals

measure by or as if by a scale

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pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard

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take by attacking with scaling ladders

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reach the highest point of

climb up by means of a ladder

remove the scales from

measure with or as if with scales

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size or measure according to a scale

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'The really tough part to swallow, for them I suppose, is the fact that with the scaled down version there will be even more green areas and a better landscaping than what exists today.
'That you have scaled down the project from 36 to 15 floors at the same contract sum of Sh6.7 billion is shocking.
It appears that Office 2013 has only been scaled down on tablets running Windows RT.
The labor unions staged the strike after the early November notice of the management of the heavily indebted state-owned railway company BDZ Holding that it intended to lay off 2 000 workers, and reduce the number of trains in operation by 150 (later scaled down to 138) by January 2012.
Summary: The Government has scaled down its plans to drastically reduce the number of coastguard centres.
Among the other VIPs whose security has been scaled down or withdrawn are chairman of the Commission of Scheduled Castes Buta Singh ( scaled down from Z- plus to Z), Amar Singh ( scaled down), former Union home secretary Madhukar Gupta ( withdrawn) and former external affairs minister Natwar Singh ( withdrawn).
A spokesman for the Foreign Office said the search had now been officially scaled down. But he said they would carry on looking for Mr Egglestone.
THE UDA scaled down its decommissioning after the Government refused to hand over millions of pounds and free loyalist prisoners, it was claimed last night.
The company had originally expected to spend a total of 158 billion yen on the Yorii car factory and in a nearby engine factory in the town of Ogawa in the same prefecture, but those investment plans will also be scaled down, they said.
AN UNDERGROUND parking for 150 cars is part of the controversial plans currently being considered for the Archbishopric's 'new look', as well as the construction of a 26-metre high cathedral in old Nicosia, now scaled down to 22.3 metres.
The trains are exact replicas of originals, scaled down to the size built by the members to fit the track, which gives the children and their relatives, such enjoyment.
The offices, which will close over the next 18 months to three years, will be scaled down and merged into its Wythall operation near Birmingham, said Pearl.
This year's observance, though scaled down, reflecting the current grim realities of the city, will also mirror the wishes of this hopefully eternal city for the resurrection that always comes at the end of each Lenten season.
"A Tragedy": A tragedy of Shakespearean proportions / Scaled down for the suburbs and a cast / Of gifted amateurs: two "honors" kids, / Lovesick eighth-graders not long disappeared / For whom the worst was feared, and now is over, / Dragged up from the river, final words / Slipped under rocks impossible to miss: / My mother tried to break us up forever--/ Her mother!
A police dig to find the remains of a murdered mother has been scaled down after the bones of a dog were found.