scaling

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scaling

  1. present participle of scale

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scaling (countable and uncountable, plural scalings)

  1. The removing of the scales of fish.
  2. The formation of a layer of scale on a surface.
  3. The removal of a layer of scale from a surface.
  4. The measurement of dimensions using a scale.
  5. The process of adjusting raw measurement data to fit an expected distribution, such fitting examination results to a normal distribution.
  6. (mathematics, physics) The expression of the terms of an equation using powers of nondimensional quantities.
  7. The process of adjusting sights to a ship's guns.

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