Measure

# Measure

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## Legal

• Measure of the Church of England is a law passed by the General Synod and the UK Parliament equivalent of an Act
• Measure of the National Assembly for Wales, a law specific to Wales passed by the Welsh Assembly between 2007 and 2011
• Measure of the Northern Ireland Assembly (1973)
Northern Ireland Assembly (1973)
The Northern Ireland Assembly was a legislative assembly set up by the Government of the United Kingdom on 3 May 1973 to restore devolved government to Northern Ireland with the power-sharing Northern Ireland Executive made up of unionists and nationalists....

## Mathematics and science

• Measure (probability), a mathematical construct that models a real-world experiment
• Measure (mathematics)
Measure (mathematics)
In mathematical analysis, a measure on a set is a systematic way to assign to each suitable subset a number, intuitively interpreted as the size of the subset. In this sense, a measure is a generalization of the concepts of length, area, and volume...

, a way to assign non-negative real numbers to subsets
• Measure (physics)
Measure (physics)
The measure in quantum physics is the integration measure used for performing a path integral.In quantum field theory, one must sum over all possible histories of a system....

, a way to integrate over all possible histories of a system in quantum field theory

## Units

• Measurement
Measurement
Measurement is the process or the result of determining the ratio of a physical quantity, such as a length, time, temperature etc., to a unit of measurement, such as the metre, second or degree Celsius...

, the process of establishing the magnitude of some attribute of an object relative to some unit of measurement
• Bar (music)
Bar (music)
In musical notation, a bar is a segment of time defined by a given number of beats of a given duration. Typically, a piece consists of several bars of the same length, and in modern musical notation the number of beats in each bar is specified at the beginning of the score by the top number of a...

or measure, a unit of time in Western music representing a regular grouping of beats
• Coal measure is a seam of coal
• Measure (termination), a way to describe termination of processes, algorithms, or functions
• Measure (bartending) or jigger, a bartending tool used to measure liquor

## Other

• Measure (album)
Measure (album)
-Track listing:# "Measure 1" – 4:12# "The Sound and the Words" – 1:28# "The Hollows" – 3:24# "Green Grass" – 5:51# "Measure 2" – 3:08# "Sugar House" – 1:42# "New Fall" – 4:38# "Competition" – 2:34# "Flying Through the Scenery" – 2:08...

, a 2000 album from Matt Pond PA
• Measure (data warehouse)
Measure (data warehouse)
In a data warehouse, a measure is a property on which calculations can be made using precomputed aggregates.-Example:...

, a property on which calculations can be made using precomputed aggregates
• Measure (typography)
Measure (typography)
Measure in typography refers to the width of a block or column of text from the left margin to the right margin. Punctuation should preferably hang outside the measure. It is relative to each design, but can be used as a unit of measurement within that design to create unity and harmony.The...

, in typography refers to the width of a block or column of text from the left margin to the right margin
• Countermeasure
Countermeasure
A countermeasure is a measure or action taken to counter or offset another one. As a general concept it implies precision, and is any technological or tactical solution or system designed to prevent an undesirable outcome in the process...

, a system designed to prevent weapons from acquiring and/or destroying a target