mensuration

[men-shuh-rey-shuhn, -suh-]
noun
1.
the branch of geometry that deals with the measurement of length, area, or volume.
2.
the act or process of measuring.

Origin:
1565–75; < Late Latin mēnsūrātiōn- (stem of mēnsūrātiō) a measuring. See measure, -ation

mensurational, adjective
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mensuration (ˌmɛnʃəˈreɪʃən)
 
n
1.  the study of the measurement of geometric magnitudes such as length
2.  the act or process of measuring; measurement
 
mensu'rational
 
adj
 
mensurative
 
adj

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mensuration
1571, "act of measuring," from L.L. mensurationem (nom. mensuratio), from mensuratus, pp. of mensurare "to measure."
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Example sentences
It allows for precision fishing at specified depths via an integrated net mensuration system, line counters, and tensiometer.
Proper fishing configuration was determined by net mensuration gear described below or by the skipper's judgment.
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