*[vector bundle]* In differential geometry, the notion of a metric tensor can be extended to an arbitrary vector bundle. Specifically, if M is a topological manifold and E → M a vector bundle on M, then a metric (sometimes called a bundle metric, or fibre metric) on E is a bundle map g : E ×M E → M × R from the fiber product of E with i

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*[mathematics]* In mathematics, a metric or distance function is a function which defines a distance between elements of a set. A set with a metric is called a metric space. A metric induces a topology on a set but not all topologies can be generated by a metric. A topological space whose topology can be described by a metric is called metriz

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*[band]* Arts & Crafts (México Only) | website = {URL|ilovemetric.com} | current_members = Emily Haines Metric is a Canadian indie rock and New Wave band founded in 1998 in Toronto. The band has also at various times been based in Montreal, London, New York City and Los Angeles. Metric consists of vocalist Emily Haines (who also plays the sy

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*[unit]* A metric is a measure for quantitatively assessing, controlling or selecting a person, process, event, or institution, along with the procedures to carry out measurements and the procedures for the interpretation of the assessment in the light of previous or comparable assessments. Metrics are usually specialized by the subject area,

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*adj]* - based on the meter as a standard of measurement

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Of or pertaining to the metre as a standard of measurement; of or pertaining to the decimal system of measurement of which a metre is the unit; as, the metric system; a metric measurement.

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Measurement Excellence and Training Resource Information Center

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**Met'ric** (mĕt'rĭk)

* adjective* [ Latin

* metricus* , Greek ...: confer French

* métrique* . See

__ Meter__ rhythm.]

** 1.** Relating to measurement; involving, or proceeding by, measurement.

** 2.** Of or pertaining to the meter as a standard of measurement; of or pertainin

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1. Relating to measurement; involving, or proceeding by, measurement. ... 2. Of or pertaining to the meter as a standard of measurement; of or pertaining to the decimal system of measurement of which a meter is the unit; as, the metric system; a metric measurement. ... <chemistry> Metric analysis, analysis by volume; volumetric analysis. Metr

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metrical *adjective* based on the meter as a standard of measurement; `the metric system`; `metrical equivalents`

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(met´rik) pertaining to measures or measurement. having the meter as a basis.

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• (a.) Relating to measurement; involving, or proceeding by, measurement. • (a.) Of or pertaining to the meter as a standard of measurement; of or pertaining to the decimal system of measurement of which a meter is the unit; as, the metric system; a metric measurement.

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A function, d, on pairs from a set S such that for each x, y, z in S: d(x, y) >= 0; d(x, y) = 0 <==> x=y; d(x, y) + d(y, z) >= d(x, z). The function is also called a distance; the pair (S, d) is a metric space. Condition (3) is called the Triangle inequality. A space is metrizable if a metric can be defined. A metric is induced by a n...

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A measurement scale and the method used for measurement. [ISO 14598]...

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Any function d(x, y) that describes the distance between two points. Distance is formally defined as a single number with the following properties: (1) d(x, y) = 0 if and only if x = y; (2) d(x, y) = d(y, x); (3) d(x, y) + d(y, z) > or = d(x, z) (the triangle inequality). The concept of a metric is ...

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Type: Term Pronunciation: met′rik Definitions: 1. Quantitative; relating to measurement. See: metric system

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Most analytics programs use this as their standard measurement.

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METRIC is a computer model (Mapping EvapoTranspiration at high Resolution with Internalized Calibration) that uses Landsat satellite data to compute and map evapotranspiration (ET) developed by Richard Allen et.al. at the University of Idaho. [ref]Idaho Department of Water Resources - Mapping Evapotranspiration [/ref Climate Change is a world wide

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A measurement of user activity, used for the purpose of monitoring and improving a social game's profitability.

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The Systeme Internationale (SI), the standard international system of measurement. Hard metric refers to products or materials manufactured to metric specified dimensions. Soft metric refers to products or materials manufactured to English specified dimensions, then converted into metric dimensions....

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a system or standard of measurement; (in business) a set of figures or statistics that measure results.

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