Pronunciation: (mezh'urd),[key] —adj. 1. ascertained or apportioned by measure: The race was over the course of a measured mile. 2. accurately regulated or proportioned.
3. regular or uniform, as in movement; rhythmical: to walk with measured strides. 4. deliberate and restrained; careful; carefully weighed or considered: measured language; measured terms. 5. in the form of meter or verse; metrical.