Primary Base metr*

Child Elements  


Name/Link Type Source/Type Consumption Date


metraq* Gauge Indicator of changing quantity or measurement.
* Measure Instance of measurement.
* Scale Succession or progression of steps or degrees.
* Surveyor Agent of measurement.




Chronometry Estimation, measurement, and record of time. Horometry, chronology, horology; date, epoch; style, era, age.\n almanac, calendar, ephemeris; standard time, daylight-saving time; register, registry; chronicle, annals, journal, diary, chronogram, isochronon.\n [INSTRUMENTS FOR THE MEASUREMENT OF TIME] clock, watch; chronometer, chronoscope, chronograph; repeater; timekeeper, timepiece; dial, sundial, gnomon, horologe, horologium [rare], hydroscope, pendule [F.], hourglass, clepsydra; ghurry or ghari [Hind.].\n CHRONOGRAPHER, chronologer, chronologist, horologer; annalist."


Geometry, stereometry, planimetry, hypsometry, altimetry, hypsography, chorometry, chorography, topography, cartography; surveying, land surveying, geodesy, geodetics, geodæsia or geodesia, orthometry; cadastre or cadaster; cadastral survey, cadastration.

Measurement synonyms

Admeasurement, mensuration, metage, mete [rare], survey, valuation, appraisement, assessment, assize; estimate, estimation; reckoning (numeration) [See Numeration]; gauging.
Coördinates, ordinate and abscissa, polar coördinates, latitude and longitude, declination and right ascension, altitude and azimuth.