verb (used with object), me·tered, me·ter·ing or (especially British) me·tred, me·tring.
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OTHER WORDS FROM meterun·me·tered, adjective
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All water is metered and sells for 40 cents per thousand cub.
All the services at the present time are metered, and the meter system will be used throughout.ASCE 1193: The Water-Works and Sewerage of Monterrey, N. L., Mexico|George Robert Graham Conway
Nowadays, our drugs are carefully measured, mixed, and metered for each individual.The Status Civilization|Robert Sheckley
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The basic unit of length in the metric system; it was originally planned so that the circumference of the Earth would be measured at about forty million meters. A meter is 39.37 inches. Today, the meter is defined to be the distance light travels in 1 / 299,792,458 seconds.