Definition of -metrics

1 : quantitative study (as by automated methods of data processing or application of mathematical models) (of a specified field or discipline) econometrics sabermetrics
2 : the science of measuring (a specified area of body of data) : -metry psychometrics

History and Etymology for -metrics

-metr(ic) + -ics

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“-metrics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-metrics. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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