Open main menu




metrification (countable and uncountable, plural metrifications)

  1. Composition in metrical form; versification.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Tennyson to this entry?)
  2. (US, Canada) metrication

Related termsEdit


Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for metrification in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)