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mensuration

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mensuration (uncountable)

  1. The branch of mathematics that deals with measurement, especially the derivation and use of algebraic formulae to measure the areas, volumes and different parameters of geometric figures.
    • 1992, Rudolf M. Schuster, The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America: East of the Hundredth Meridian, volume V, page ix
      With the passage of time I have realized that the illustrations can also serve, to some extent, to make mensuration more readily possible.

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Mensuration Formulas

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mensuration f (plural mensurations)

  1. measurement
  2. (in the plural) the size of a person or animal etc

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