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tr.v. cal·i·brat·ed, cal·i·brat·ing, cal·i·brates. 1. To check, adjust, or determine by comparison with a standard (the graduations of a quantitative measuring ...
to adjust or mark (something, such as a measuring device) so that it can be used in an accurate and exact way. : to measure (something) in an exact and precise ...
1.2Adjust (experimental results) to take external factors into account or to allow
comparison with other data: the radiocarbon results would need to be