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**Synonyms:** system of measurement, metric
**Definition:** a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic

**Hypernyms:** quantity, measure, amount
**Definition:** how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify

**Synonyms:** metric, metric unit
**Definition:** a decimal unit of measurement of the metric system (based on meters and kilograms and seconds)
**Usage:** convert all the measurements to metric units; it is easier to work in metric

**Hypernyms:** unit, unit of measurement
**Definition:** any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
**Usage:** the dollar is the United States unit of currency; a unit of wheat is a bushel; change per unit volume

**Synonyms:** metric, metric function
**Definition:** a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them

**Hypernyms:** map, mapping, mathematical function, function, single-valued function
**Definition:** (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)

**Synonyms:** measured, metric, metrical
**Definition:** the rhythmic arrangement of syllables

**Hypernyms:** rhythmic, rhythmical
**Definition:** recurring with measured regularity
**Usage:** the rhythmic chiming of church bells- John Galsworthy; rhythmical prose