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metrology

noun me·trol·o·gy \me-ˈträ-lə-jē\

Definition of METROLOGY

1
:  the science of weights and measures or of measurement
2
:  a system of weights and measures
met·ro·log·i·cal \ˌme-trə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
me·trol·o·gist \me-ˈträ-lə-jist\ noun

Origin of METROLOGY

French métrologie, from Greek metrologia theory of ratios, from metron measure — more at measure
First Known Use: 1816
Medical Dictionary

metrology

noun me·trol·o·gy \me-ˈträl-ə-jē\
plural me·trol·o·gies

Medical Definition of METROLOGY

1
:  the science of weights and measures or of measurement
2
:  a system of weights and measures
met·ro·log·i·cal \ˌme-trə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective
met·ro·log·i·cal·ly \-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
me·trol·o·gist \me-ˈträl-ə-jəst\ noun

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