metrication

play
noun met·ri·ca·tion \ˌme-tri-ˈkā-shən\

Definition of metrication

  1. :  the act or process of metricizing; specifically :  conversion of an existent system of units into the metric system

First Known Use of metrication

1965


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up metrication? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!