/ mensjʊreɪʃn̩ /
ETYM Latin mensuratio; cf. French mensuration.
1. The act, process, or art, of measuring.
2. That branch of applied geometry which gives rules for finding the length of lines, the areas of surfaces, or the volumes of solids, from certain simple data of lines and angles.
3. Measuring to find the dimensions of things.
4. Calculation of measurements.