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## Synonyms for mensuration

*noun*

**survey**

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## Antonyms for mensuration

### estimates

### measure

### measurement

- altitude
- amount
- amplitude
- analysis
- appraisal
- area
- assessment
- calibration
- capacity
- computation
- degree
- density
- depth
- determination
- dimension
- distance
- estimation
- evaluation
- extent
- frequency
- height
- judgment
- length
- magnitude
- mass
- measure
- mensuration
- metage
- pitch
- quantification
- quantity
- range
- reach
- scope
- size
- survey
- thickness
- time
- valuation
- volume
- weight
- width

### measurements

- altitude
- amount
- amplitude
- analysis
- appraisal
- area
- assessment
- calibration
- capacity
- computation
- degree
- density
- depth
- determination
- dimension
- distance
- estimation
- evaluation
- extent
- frequency
- height
- judgment
- length
- magnitude
- mass
- measure
- mensuration
- metage
- pitch
- quantification
- quantity
- range
- reach
- scope
- size
- survey
- thickness
- time
- valuation
- volume
- weight
- width

### measures

## Word Origin & History

"act of measuring," 1570s, from Middle French mensuration and directly from Late Latin mensurationem (nominative mensuratio) "a measuring," noun of action from past participle stem of mensurare "to measure" (see measure (v.)).

## Example Sentences for mensuration

The pure part consists of arithmetic, mensuration, and weighing.

Thus we have two arts of arithmetic, and two of mensuration.

And the exacter part of all of them is really arithmetic and mensuration.

Take another example of inversion, this time in the field of mensuration.

The theorem in Prop. 23 is the foundation of all mensuration of areas.

These two propositions are fundamental in the mensuration of the prism.

In the matter of the mensuration of the circle the annexed design has some interest.

The applications of this problem to mensuration are numerous.

Mensuration smacked too much of the exchange, and before the time of Archimedes is practically wholly absent.

The chapter on Mensuration is suited to the ability of beginners.