mensuration

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noun men·su·ra·tion \ ˌmen(t)-sə-ˈrā-shən , -shə- \

Definition of mensuration

1 :the act of measuring :measurement
2 :geometry applied to the computation of lengths, areas, or volumes from given dimensions or angles

First Known Use of mensuration

1571


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mensuration

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noun men·su·ra·tion \ ˌmen(t)-sə-ˈrā-shən; ˌmen-chə- \

medical Definition of mensuration

:the act of measuring

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