rate (n.)
quantity, amount, instance
2H4 IV.i.22[Messenger to Hastings, of the enemy] I judge their number / Upon or near the rate of thirty thousand
TNK I.iv.29[Theseus to all, of Palamon and Arcite] The very lees of such, millions of rates, / Exceed the wine of others [i.e. are millions of times more valuable]
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