Adler said it was her measurements, but what does that mean?

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    Buddy, I really appreciate your innocence for asking what is meant by her measurement
    – Panther
    Commented Jan 4, 2017 at 15:47

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When a woman has clothes made, the tailor generally needs her measurements - the distance around in inches at chest, waist and hips. These three numbers made up the combination. Apparently, Irene Adler's measurements are 32-24-34 according to random websites.

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    This is correct, I have just watched the sequence again.
    – EdChum
    Commented Jul 17, 2012 at 20:52

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