Dictionary

metric space

noun

Definition of METRIC SPACE

:  a mathematical set for which a metric is defined for any pair of elements
ADVERTISEMENT

First Known Use of METRIC SPACE

1927

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: metric systemPrevious Word in the Dictionary: metricizeAll Words Near: metric space
July 29, 2015
indomitable Hear it
incapable of being subdued or conquered
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears