noun a generic term used to cover any application of measurement techniques to the quantification of mental functions
scale of measurement
noun an ordered reference standard
scale; ordered series; graduated table.
- judging on a scale of 1 to 10
standard of measurement
noun accepted or approved instance or example of a quantity or quality against which others are judged or measured or compared
system of measurement
noun a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic
unit of measurement
noun any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
- the dollar is the United States unit of currency
- a unit of wheat is a bushel
- change per unit volume
- . See the Note under Tonnage, 4.
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