men·su·ra·tion (mĕn′sə-rāshən, -shə-)
1. The act, process, or art of measuring.
2. Measurement of geometric quantities.
[Late Latin mēnsūrātiō, mēnsūrātiōn-, from mēnsūrātus, past participle of mēnsūrāre, to measure, from Latin mēnsūra, measure; see MEASURE.]
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