measurement measurement  /ˈmɛ ʒər mənt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. First terrestrial measurement was made in 1849 by Armand Hippolyte Louis Fizeau of France, who passed a beam of light through the teeth of a spinning cogwheel.
  2. The pre-2005 SAT had a standard error of measurement of about 30 points for each section.
  3. Original content was our most important measurement: specifically, content that was well-written, well-researched and crisp.

News

  1. The Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) Sets Record Attendance at Audience Measurement 8.0 Conference

    NEW YORK, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) drew a record-breaking 900 attendees to its 2013 annual Audience Measurement conference, demonstrating that the ARF's mission to provide critical perspective on the future of advertising research is more relevant than ever."We're deeply gratified by the record attendance at Audience Measurement 8.0 ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

  2. PXI and LabVIEW Meet Next-Generation Load Pull Measurement Speed Challenges

    PXI Speed, Size, and Synchronization Capabilities Improve Measurement Time for Modern Load Pull Test Systems SEATTLE - IMS - Today at the International Microwave Symposium, National Instruments (NATI) announced joint development on load pull solutions from Anteverta Microwave, Focus Microwaves, Maury Microwave and Mesuro. These load pull solution vendors are combining their expertise with NI ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Measurement Resources Company's Two-Day Workshop to Teach Nonprofits to Embrace Measurement Culture

    COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Resources Company, the Ohio-based consulting company that specializes in working with government and nonprofit organizations, will host a two-day ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "I don't think the measure of how much money comes in to the tribe is the benchmark," tribe Vice Chairman Max Osceola said. "I think the measurement is what you do with it. Money only buys convenience. It doesn't buy character."
    on Apr 6, 2007 By: Osceola Source: Washington Post

  2. But now comes Ajax, "the first that has changed the model of page views from an impression measurement perspective," said Sheryl Draizen, senior vice president with the trade group Interactive Advertising Bureau.
    on Feb 9, 2007 By: Sheryl Source: Forbes

  3. "There was a detailed review, based on the two experimental results: first, the seismic measurement close to the site and, second, radioactive measurement of the material after post-shot drill on the test site. It has been established by the project...
    on Aug 27, 2009 By: APJ Abdul Kalam Source: Times of India

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