Definition for SIZE

SIZE, v.t.

  1. To adjust or arrange according to size or bulk. – Hudibras.
  2. To settle; to fix the standard of; as, to size weights and measures. [Now little used.]
  3. To cover with size; to prepare with size.
  4. To swell; to increase the bulk of. – Beaum. Fletcher.
  5. Among Cornish miners, to separate the finer from the coarser parts of a metal by sifting them through a wire sieve. – Encyc.

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