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Pronunciation:  'mezhurmunt

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the act or process of measuring; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"

MEASUREMENT is a 11 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: measure, measuring, mensuration
 See Also: actinometry, activity, algometry, anemography, anemometry, angulation, anthropometry, arterial blood gases, audiometry, bathymetry, calorimetry, densitometry, dosimetry, fetometry, foetometry, gravimetry, hydrometry, hypsography, hypsometry, mental measurement, meter reading, observation, pelvimetry, plumbing, quantification, quantitative analysis, quantitative chemical analysis, radioactive dating, reading, sampling, scaling, sound ranging, sounding, spirometery, surveying, telemetry, thermometry, viscometry



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Meas"ure*ment\, n.
1. The act or result of measuring; mensuration; as,
   measurement is required.

2. The extent, size, capacity, amount. or quantity
   ascertained by measuring; as, its measurement is five

Computing Dictionary

The act or process of measuring; a figure, extent, or amount obtained by measuring.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing or dreaming about your measurements indicates that you are setting standards for yourself or what you think others expect of you. You need to stop comparing yourself to others.
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