Definition of

Mensuration

  1. (noun, act) the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule
    his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate

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Synonyms of Mensuration

measure, measurement, measuring

Origin of the word Mensuration

  1. 1571, "act of measuring," from L.L. mensurationem (nom. mensuratio), from mensuratus, pp. of mensurare "to measure." more

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