- the act, process, or art of measuring
- the branch of mathematics dealing with the determination of length, area, or volume
Origin of mensurationLate Latin mensuratio from mensuratus, past participle of mensurare, to measure from Classical Latin mensura, measure
- The act, process, or art of measuring.
- Measurement of geometric quantities.
Origin of mensurationLate Latin mēnsūrātiō mēnsūrātiōn- from mēnsūrātus past participle of mēnsūrāre to measure from Latin mēnsūra measure ; see measure .