scale englannista suomeksi
valloittaa tikapuiden avulla
skaalata, mitoittaa, muuttaa mittakaavaa
sävelasteikko, asteikko, skaala
''There are some who question the scale of our ambitions.''
''This map uses a scale of 1:10.''
''the decimal scale; the binary scale''
(senseid) Gradation; succession of ascending and descending steps and degrees; progressive series; scheme of comparative rank or order.
(RQ:Milton Divorce) which for want of studying in right order, all the world is in confusion.
(senseid) A standard amount of money to be received by a performer or writer, negotiated by a union.
''Sally wasn't the star of the show, so she was glad to be paid scale.''
To climb to the top of.
(RQ:Burroughs Land That Time Forgot)
1932, Dorothy L Sayers, ''Have his Carcase'', Chapter 1.
- A solitary rock is always attractive. All right-minded people feel an overwhelming desire to scale and sit upon it.
To tolerate significant increases in throughput or other potentially limiting factors.
''That architecture won't scale to real-world environments.''
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
The thin metallic side plate of the handle of a pocketknife.
To remove the scales of.
To become scaly; to produce or develop scales.
To strip or clear of scale; to descale.
To take off in thin layers or scales, as tartar from the teeth; to pare off, as a surface.
- if all the mountains and hills were scaled, and the earth made even
To separate and come off in thin layers or laminae.
(RQ:Bacon Sylva Sylvarum)
To clean, as the inside of a cannon, by the explosion of a small quantity of powder.
(RQ:Scott Old Mortality)caused to be scaled and loaded
''After the long, lazy winter I was afraid to get on the scale.''