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Definitions of metric:
  • noun:   a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic
  • noun:   a decimal unit of measurement of the metric system (based on meters and kilograms and seconds)
    Example: "Convert all the measurements to metric units"
  • noun:   a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them
  • adjective:   based on the meter as a standard of measurement
    Example: "The metric system"
  • adjective:   the rhythmic arrangement of syllables

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