# HyperDic: metric

 ADJECTIVE NOUN pert metric, metrical based on the meter as a standard of measurement all metric, measured, metrical the rhythmic arrangement of syllables relation metric, metric function a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them quantity metric, metric unit a decimal unit of measurement of the metric system (based on meters and kilograms and seconds) quantity metric, system of measurement a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic / characteristic
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Meaning Examples Based on the meter as a standard of measurement. "the metric system" "metrical equivalents" metrical métrico meter the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
Meaning Synonyms The rhythmic arrangement of syllables. measured, metrical prosody, metrics The study of poetic meter and the art of versification rhythmical, rhythmic recurring with measured regularity métrico meter, metre rhythm as given by division into parts of equal duration
Meaning Synonym A function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them. metric function mathematics, math, maths A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement physics, natural philosophy The science of matter and energy and their interactions function, mathematical function, single-valued function, map, mapping (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function) métrica
Meaning Examples A decimal unit of measurement of the metric system (based on meters and kilograms and seconds). "convert all the measurements to metric units" "it is easier to work in metric" metric unit metric capacity unit A capacity unit defined in metric terms metric linear unit A linear unit of distance in metric terms metric weight unit, weight unit A decimal unit of weight based on the gram unit of measurement, unit Any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange sistema métrico decimal, sistema métrico sistema mètric decimal, sistema mètric
Meaning Synonym A system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic / characteristic. system of measurement Beaufort scale A scale from 0 to 12 for the force of the wind Brix scale A system for measuring the concentration of sugar solutions board measure A system of units for measuring lumber based on the board foot circular measure measurement of angles in radians information measure A system of measurement of information based on the probabilities of the events that convey information point system A system of graduating sizes of type in multiples of the point standard, criterion, measure, touchstone A basis for comparison system of weights, weight A system of units used to express the weight of something system of weights and measures system of measurement for length and weight and duration / duration temperature scale A system of measuring temperature utility (economics) a measure that is to be maximized in any situation involving choice measure, quantity, amount How much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify sistema d'unitats