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Scientists have long known that the brain harbors the biological equivalent of a car’s fuel gauge—a complex homeostatic system that allows our gray matter to track the state of our basic biological needs, like those for food, water, and sleep.

Once the temperature gauge on top let us know that the grill was adequately heated, we loaded the 285-square-inch grate with all our meat at once.

Simultaneous increases in equity and volatility gauges are unusual, and a reason for concern for some.

They assess how financially healthy a company is and act as an independent gauge, letting investors in a company know how likely that company is to pay back its debt, for instance.

Use this activity from NASA to design and build your own rain gauge.

It’s a gauge of whether a movie includes at least two women talking to each other about something other than a man.

The gauge is attached to the gas burner and the pressure is read by means of a scale attached to the gauge.

General ScienceBertha M. Clark

It is the practice to gauge all such vessels, and to charge them according to their actual content.

This fact alone would serve as a gauge of the wide interval between the civilizations of the west and of China.

Village Life in ChinaArthur H. Smith

If gauge is not correct, pay no attention to it, but send back steam enough to heat the train.

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