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Meaning of MEASUREMENT

Pronunciation:  'mezhurmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[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
 
 Definition: 
\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
   acres.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

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.
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accounting, acreage, amount, amplitude, analyzing, appraisal, appraisement, appraising, appreciation, area, ascertainment, assessing, assessment, bigness, body, breadth, bulk, calculation, caliber, capacity, census, computation, counting, coverage, dactylonomy, depth, determination, diameter, dimension, dimensions, enumeration, estimate, estimation, evaluating, evaluation, evaluative criticism, expanse, expansion, extension, extent, foliation, force, gauge, gauging, girth, greatness, height, inventorying, judgement, largeness, length, magnitude, mass, matter, measure, measuring, mensuration, mileage, numbering, numbers, numeration, opinion, pagination, period, proportion, proportions, quantification, quantity, quantization, quantum, radius, range, ranking, rating, reach, reckoning, scale, scope, size, spread, strength, substance, sum, tallying, telling, tonnage, valuation, valuing, view, volume, weighing, weight, whole, width
 

 

 

 

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