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Definitions of calibrate:
  • verb:   make fine adjustments or divide into marked intervals for optimal measuring
    Example: "Calibrate an instrument"
  • verb:   measure the caliber of
    Example: "Calibrate a gun"
  • verb:   mark (the scale of a measuring instrument) so that it can be read in the desired units
    Example: "He calibrated the thermometer for the Celsius scale"

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