Science / Chemistry / Measurement: Measurement is the collection of quantitative data. Measurement involves comparison of the quantity of interest with a standard called a unit. The comparison is never perfect. As a result, measurements always include error. You must consider the reliability of the measurement when using it to make decisions or estimate other quantities.
Measurement Adjective Synonyms: measuring, reckoning, gauging or gaging, ascertainment, determination, assessment, estimation, appraisal, evaluation, valuation, judgment, calculation, computation, mensuration, commensuration, metage
Business / Accounting / Monetary Measurement: The idea that money, as the common medium of exchange, is the accounting unit of measurement, and that only economic activities measurable in monetary terms are included in the accounting model. MORE
Science / Astrology / Rapport Measurement: From the French, literally related measurement; applied to progressions based on advancing a planet's natal position one degree for each year after birth. MORE