|1.||[ adjective ] determined by measurement|
"the measured distance was less than a mile"
|Related terms:||unmeasured plumbed|
|2.||[ adjective ] (prosody) the rhythmic arrangement of syllables|
|Related terms:||prosody rhythmical|
|3.||[ adjective ] carefully thought out in advance|
"a calculated insult" "with measured irony"
|4.||[ adjective ] with care and dignity|
"walking at the same measured pace" "with all deliberate speed"