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metric

noun

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  1. something set up as an example against which others of the same type are compared according to the usual metrics by which we judge fiction, this novel is an utter failure Synonyms of metric bar, barometer, benchmark, criterion, gold standard, grade, mark, measure, standard, par, touchstone, yardstickWords Related to metric case, example, instance; average, norm, rule; acme, apex, meridian, peak, pinnacle, summit, zenithNear Antonyms of metric aberration, abnormality, deviation


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