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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Measurement \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
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena
according to a rule; "the measurements were carefully
done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"
[syn: measurement, measuring, measure, mensuration]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
94 Moby Thesaurus words for "measurement":
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
From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :
The act or process of measuring; a figure, extent,
or amount obtained by measuring.
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