OTHER WORDS FROM measurementmis·meas·ure·ment, nounpre·meas·ure·ment, nounre·meas·ure·ment, nounself-meas·ure·ment, noun
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As measurements grow more precise, the approximation schemes theorists use to make predictions may not be able to keep up.The Mathematical Structure of Particle Collisions Comes Into View|Charlie Wood|August 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
USGS used laser-equipped drones to scan San Diego’s land topography paired with ocean measurements to produce these maps.Nobody’s Talking About the Sports Arena Flood Zone|MacKenzie Elmer|August 19, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Governments around the world have set different prices based on how harmful they believe a metric ton of carbon is to society, a highly debatable measurement.Environment Report: One Way to Force Companies to Emit Less Carbon|MacKenzie Elmer|August 10, 2020|Voice of San Diego
It provides a way of measuring area in the space and allows you to change the space’s shape only if area measurements stay constant.How Physics Found a Geometric Structure for Math to Play With|Kevin Hartnett|July 29, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Most convincingly, in 2015, one team overlaid many measurements of blazars behind voids and managed to tease out a faint halo of low-energy gamma rays around the blazars.The Hidden Magnetic Universe Begins to Come Into View|Natalie Wolchover|July 2, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Thinking of longer journeys to Mars or an asteroid would require careful measurement of conditions.To Infinity and Beyond! NASA’s Orion Mission Blasts Off|Matthew R. Francis|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No one in the Hall of Fame was the very best at every hitting or fielding measurement all the time either.The Captain’s Log: Derek Jeter’s Lady-Killing Past, From ‘Yeah, Jeets!’ to Gift Baskets|Emily Shire|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These days it appears as if women will go to great lengths to achieve that 36-24-36 measurement.
Precise measurement of the forces on the head after a tackle is critical.This Mouthpiece Will Save Football Players’ Brains|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD|June 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gentlemen, imagine, if you will, having your most intimate measurement read out in open court?This Just In: Max Clifford's Penis Is "Certainly Not Enormous"|Tom Sykes|March 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At last, however, the four men came together, and proceeded to the measurement of swords.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Of course, you understand that measurement of anything is the comparing of it with some established standard.
The only known standard for the measurement of time is the movement of the earth in relation to the stars.
You might make it a rule to be away from your subject a distance of about three or four times the extreme measurement of it.The Painter in Oil|Daniel Burleigh Parkhurst
The so-called measurement of them was even preserved in families, and was reputed to be a charm.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman