Meaning of CALIBRATION in English

CALIBRATION

/ ˌkælɪˈbreɪʃn; NAmE / noun ( technical )

1.

[ U ] the act of calibrating :

a calibration error

2.

[ C ] the units of measurement marked on a thermometer or other instrument

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