### Some articles on *metric, metrics*:

Subshift Of Finite Type -

... A variety of different

**Metric**... A variety of different

**metrics**can be defined on a shift space ... One can define a**metric**on a shift space by considering two points to be "close" if they have many initial symbols in common this is the p-adic**metric**... one- and two-sided shift spaces are compact**metric**spaces ...**Metric**- Other

... Metric (band), a Canadian indie rock band. ...

British Weights And Measures Association - Aim of The BWMA

... system and to oppose the compulsory imposition of the

... system and to oppose the compulsory imposition of the

**Metric**system in the UK ... schoolchildren had been educated using only**metric**measures since 1974 (earlier in some places), and British industry had changed to using**metric**tools and equipment ...**Metric**ation In The United Kingdom - 1965 Onwards - Other Sectors

... the Retriangulation of Great Britain in 1936, using

**metric**measures ... A

**metric**National Grid was then used as the basis for maps published by the Ordnance Survey from World War II onwards, the War Office maps having had a

**metric**... The adoption of a

**metric**scale was part of the national metrication process the best-selling 1 inch to the mile range of maps was replaced with the 150000 range in 1974 ...

### More definitions of "metric":

- (
*noun*): A function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them.

Synonyms: metric function

- (
*adj*): Based on the meter as a standard of measurement.

Example:*"The metric system"*

Synonyms: metrical

- (
*noun*): A system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic.

Synonyms: system of measurement