Metry definition

mətrē
The process, art, or science of measuring.

Bathymetry, psychometry.

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Process or science of measuring.

Isometry.

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Metry is defined as having to do with measurement.

An example of metry is biometry, which is a calculation of a likely human life span.

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Origin of metry

  • Gr -metria < metron, measure

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Greek -metriā from metron measure mē-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition