### metric

[adj] - based on the meter as a standard of measurement
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### Metric

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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### METRIC

Measurement Excellence and Training Resource Information Center
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### Metric

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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### metric

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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### metric

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

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

• (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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### Metric

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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### Metric

[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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### metric

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

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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### metric

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

Most analytics programs use this as their standard measurement.
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### Metric

[mathematics] In mathematics, a metric or distance function is a function that 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 metriza
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### Metric

[band] Metric is a Canadian rock band founded in 1998 in Toronto. They have also at various times been based in Montreal, London, New York City and Los Angeles. The band consists of Emily Haines (lead vocals, synthesizers, guitar, tambourine, harmonica, piano), James Shaw (guitar, synthesizers, theremin, backing vocals), Joshua Winstead (ba
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### Metric

[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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### Metric

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

### Metric

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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### Metric

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

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