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See definition of calibration on Dictionary.com
  • as inalignment
  • as ingradation
  • as inmeasurement
  • as inmetrology
  • as inscale

synonyms for calibration

  • adjustment
  • arrangement
  • order
  • positioning
  • sequence
  • sighting
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How to use calibration in a sentence

This dosage is carefully calibrated by each champagne producer to create a consistent house style and balance the raw character of the wine.
MAKING CHAMPAGNE WITH LITTLE TO NO ADDED SUGAR IS TRICKY. A RESPECTED PRODUCER IS DOING IT RIGHT.DAVE MCINTYREDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Samples from 51 tumors dating back to 2003 helped calibrate this timeline.
A HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS FACE CANCER MAY NOT WIPE OUT TASMANIAN DEVILS AFTER ALLJONATHAN LAMBERTDECEMBER 10, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The main outcome measure was pain threshold, which was assessed with an algometer—basically a blunt rod that applies a carefully calibrated amount of pressure to your skin.
EXERCISE BLOCKS PAIN, BUT ONLY FOR BELIEVERSALEX HUTCHINSONDECEMBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
In a challenge trial, the first step is to calibrate the virus dose the volunteers will be given.
U.K. DRUG TRIAL WILL DELIBERATELY EXPOSE YOUNG PEOPLE TO CORONAVIRUS, DESPITE ETHICAL CONCERNSJEREMY KAHNOCTOBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
Lower courts, legal advocates, and state legislatures all calibrate their actions, at least to some extent, based on how far they think the Supreme Court is willing to go.
HOW A CONSERVATIVE 6-3 MAJORITY WOULD RESHAPE THE SUPREME COURTAMELIA THOMSON-DEVEAUX (AMELIA.THOMSON-DEVEAUX@ABC.COM)SEPTEMBER 28, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The whole of the firing was therefore carried out from the map and by calibration.
THE HISTORY OF THE 51ST (HIGHLAND) DIVISION 1914-1918FREDERICK WILLIAM BEWSHER
He began to turn its center dial, at first a quarter circle, and then all the way to the final backstop of the calibration.
THE LONG VOYAGECARL RICHARD JACOBI
The atomic pile levers were still at their proper calibration.
ATOM DRIVECHARLES LOUIS FONTENAY
They certainly must have a symbology for the calibration of scientific instruments.
ANYTHING YOU CAN DOGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
Finer calibration, he had said realistically, would have to wait for more developmental work.
PROJECT MASTODONCLIFFORD DONALD SIMAK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CALIBRATION

  • adjustment
  • arrangement
  • calibration
  • order
  • positioning
  • sequence
  • sighting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.