Thesaurus / amount
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In any case some allowance should be made for the amount of nitrogen collected by the legumes.
THE PECAN AND ITS CULTUREH. HAROLD HUME
"The amount altogether is, you perceive, eleven hundred pounds," he continued.
VERNER'S PRIDEMRS. HENRY WOOD
But if they do not coincide, then the amount of error may be found by the micrometer wheel g, Fig. 1353.
The amount of silver it contains must be determined and recorded.
A TEXTBOOK OF ASSAYING: FOR THE USE OF THOSE CONNECTED WITH MINES.CORNELIUS BERINGER AND JOHN JACOB BERINGER
It is wonderful what an amount of labor it costs to earn even the little the natives seem to care for.
THE LIFE AND WORK OF SUSAN B. ANTHONY (VOLUME 2 OF 2)IDA HUSTED HARPER
And, surely, she'd be well enough with him, a man with any amount of money and grand style and all.
However, the annual cost of keeping up the colony does not amount to above 5000.
NARRATIVE OF THE CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF THE GLOBE BY THE AUSTRIAN FRIGATE NOVARA, VOLUME IIIKARL RITTER VON SCHERZER
There was any amount of chatter at these musters; but on the other hand one seldom seemed to find oneself much forrarder.
EXPERIENCES OF A DUG-OUT, 1914-1918SIR STANLEY MAUDE
The amount of compensation paid to the employee may also have a bearing on the amount of skill the employer has a right to expect.
COMMERCIAL LAWSAMUEL WILLISTON, RICHARD D. CURRIER, AND RICHARD W. HILL
The balance of power, so to speak, is the amount of rain or of soil-stored moisture during the summer season.
NORTH AMERICAISRAEL C. RUSSELL
WORDS RELATED TO AMOUNT
- big picture
- hook line and sinker
- lock stock and barrel
- sum total
- the works
- whole ball of wax
- whole enchilada
- whole nine yards
- whole shebang
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