Definitions of measurement

  1. the act or process of measuring; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The act or result of measuring; mensuration; as, measurement is required. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. The extent, size, capacity, amount. or quantity ascertained by measuring; as, its measurement is five acres. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly. Medical Dictionary DB
  5. The act of finding the size, quantity, amount, etc., by some standard; size or quantity determined by such standard; size; area. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. The act of measuring: quantity found by measuring. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. The act or result of measuring. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Act of measuring; dimension ascertained by measuring. Measurement-goods, light goods, the carriage of which is charged by bulk instead of by weight. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. The act of measuring; the result of measuring; to have hard measure, to be harshly or oppressively dealt with; to take measures, to begin proceedings to accomplish an object in view; without measure, unlimited in quantity or amount. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. Mensuration. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  11. n. Act of measuring mensuration. Cabinet Dictionary