I have the one with common measure equivalents--how many milligrams in a teaspoon, how many teaspoons in a cup.
He had preserved in no common measure the innocence of childhood.
It is not quite easy to find a common measure for these and for the Homeric poems.
Commerce rejoices in, and progresses by, a common measure of Values.
But some magnitudes there are which have no common measure, as the Diagony of a quadrate and his side, 116.
The first and most obvious would be the want of a common measure for values of different sorts.
The practice of thinking in a common measure is what is involved.
For whatever is taken as a common measure of all other things, ought to be liable, in itself, to but little variation.
This is the common measure in narrative and didactic poetry.
Now, if there be no criterion of equality between two portions of power there can be no common measure of portions of power.