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metage

[ mee-tij ]
/ ˈmi tɪdʒ /
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noun

the official measurement of contents or weight.
the charge for such measurement.

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Origin of metage

First recorded in 1520–30; mete1 + -age
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British Dictionary definitions for metage

metage
/ (ˈmiːtɪdʒ) /

noun

the official measuring of weight or contents
a charge for this

Word Origin for metage

C16: from mete 1
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