|1.||of or relating to the metre or metric system|
|2.||maths denoting or relating to a set containing pairs of points for each of which a non-negative real number ρ(x, y) (the distance) can be defined, satisfying specific conditions|
|3.||maths the function ρ(x, y) satisfying the conditions of membership of such a set (a metric space)|
metric met·ric1 (mět'rĭk)
Of or relating to the meter or the metric system.
The application of statistics and mathematical analysis to a field of study: biometrics.
|metric (mět'rĭk) Pronunciation Key
Relating to the meter or the metric system.