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metrication

[me-tri-key-shuh n] /ˌmɛ trɪˈkeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the act, process, or result of establishing the metric system as the standard system of measurement.
Also called metrification.
Origin of metrication
1960-1965
1960-65; metric1 + -ation
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