## Another word for mensuration

The act or process of ascertaining dimensions, quantity, or capacity:

measure, measurement, metrology. See big

The act or process of ascertaining dimensions, quantity, or capacity:

measure, measurement, metrology. See big

- General aspects of the subject are considered under
**Mensuration**; Vector Analysis; Infinitesimal Calculus. - All exact relations pertaining to the
**mensuration**of the circle involve the ratio of the circumference to the diameter. - His largest work,Trattato generale di numeri e misure, is a comprehensive mathematical treatise, including arithmetic, geometry,
**mensuration**, and algebra as far as quadratic equations (Venice, 1556, 1560). - These applications are sometimes treated under arithmetic, sometimes under algebra; but it is more convenient to regard graphics as a separate subject, closely allied to arithmetic, algebra,
**mensuration**and analytical geometry. - There are also cases in which graphics and
**mensuration**are used jointly; a variable numerical quantity is represented by a graph, and the principles of**mensuration**are then applied to determine related numerical quantities.

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