- the science of weights and measures.
Origin of metrology
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Examples from the Web for metrological
Mr. Taylor ascribes to Noah the original idea of the metrological structure of the Great Pyramid.Archaeological Essays, Vol. 1
James Y. Simpson
The first species of them is metrological, comprehending the inscriptions on measures and weights.
The measurements should be taken carefully, not only for the sake of the accuracy of the plan, but also for metrological purposes.
- the science of weights and measures; the study of units of measurement
- a particular system of units
C19: from Greek metron measure