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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic; A unit of measurement.

Usage examples (37)
  • This is marked as a repeat if this distance metric falls below a small threshold.
  • Convert all the measurements to metric units
  • It is easier to work in metric
  • The metric system for more
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