measurement

Definitions

General English

  • noun a quantity or size, found by measuring

General Science

  • noun the act of measuring something
  • noun a result of measuring, expressed in standard units

Banking

  • noun a way of judging something

Construction

Electronics

  • The act or process of ascertaining a value, dimension, magnitude, capacity, or the like. Such a measurement is made against a known standard, and when obtained utilizing only internationally accepted base units, such as time measured in seconds, it is an absolute measurement.
  • A figure obtained via a measurement (1).

Health Economics

  • (written as Measurement)
    Assigning numbers to entities according to a rule in order to indicate order, size, value, or other characteristics of interest.

Medical

  • noun the size, length, etc. of something which has been measured

Publishing

  • noun size in units such as centimetres or inches
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