metricize

[ me-truh-sahyz ]
/ ˈmɛ trəˌsaɪz /

verb (used with object), met·ri·cized, met·ri·ciz·ing.

to express in terms of the metric system.
Mathematics. metrize.

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Also especially British, met·ri·cise .

Origin of metricize

First recorded in 1870–75; metric1 + -ize
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