"Measurement that can be short or long" NYT crossword answer is:TON (3 letters length)
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The answer to this crossword clue is "RANGE". Range is a measurement that can refer to a variety of different things, such as a distance, an area, or a set of values. It can be short or long, depending on the context in which it is used. For example, a range of temperatures could be short, such as between 10 and 15 degrees Celsius, or long, such as between -20 and 30 degrees Celsius.