Definition of Metric
a system of measurement based on the meter
Examples of Metric in a sentence
Using the metric system as a base, the scientist measured the plant’s height with a meter stick. 🔊
According to the metric readings, all of the animals at the zoo were taller than one meter. 🔊
Most of the world uses the metric system to measure length, but the US uses the foot and not the meter. 🔊
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