Rate
1. A measure of a part with respect to the whole. This chart shows you the
current tax rate.
2. A quantity measured with respect to another measured quantity. He maintained
a rate of speed of 60 miles per hour.
3. A charge or payment calculated in relation to a particular sum. The interest
rate on the loan was 6%.
4. To regard or account. They rated the movie as excellent.
5. To merit or deserve. Some people rate special treatment.
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