Origin of mensuration
Examples from the Web for mensuration
Historical Examples of mensuration
The pure part consists of arithmetic, mensuration, and weighing.
Thus we have two arts of arithmetic, and two of mensuration.
And the exacter part of all of them is really arithmetic and mensuration.
Take another example of inversion, this time in the field of mensuration.Inventors at Work
The theorem in Prop. 23 is the foundation of all mensuration of areas.
"act of measuring," 1570s, from Middle French mensuration and directly from Late Latin mensurationem (nominative mensuratio) "a measuring," noun of action from past participle stem of mensurare "to measure" (see measure (v.)).