[men-shuh-rey-shuh n, -suh-] /ˌmɛn ʃəˈreɪ ʃən, -sə-/
the branch of geometry that deals with the measurement of length, area, or volume.
the act or process of measuring.
the study of the measurement of geometric magnitudes such as length
the act or process of measuring; measurement
“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.)).
[menz-wair] /ˈmɛnzˌwɛər/ noun 1. . 2. cloth, especially wool, used in making and often women’s tailored garments. /ˈmɛnzˌwɛə/ noun 1. clothing for men
1. a suffix of nouns, often concrete, denoting an action or resulting state (abridgment; refreshment), a product (fragment), or means (ornament). suffix 1. indicating state, condition, or quality: enjoyment 2. indicating the result or product of an action: embankment 3. indicating process or action: management suffix forming nouns, originally from French and representing Latin -mentum, […]
[men-tl] /ˈmɛn tl/ adjective 1. of or relating to the mind: mental powers; mental suffering. 2. of, relating to, or affected by a disorder of the mind: a mental patient; mental illness. 3. providing care for persons with disordered minds, emotions, etc.: a mental hospital. 4. performed by or existing in the mind: mental arithmetic; […]
noun, Psychology. 1. the level of native mental ability or capacity of an individual, usually as determined by an intelligence test, in relation to the chronological age of the average individual at this level: a ten-year-old child with the mental age of a twelve-year-old; a mental age of twelve. noun 1. (psychol) the mental ability […]
- Mental artery
mental artery n. An artery that is the terminal branch of the inferior alveolar artery, with distribution to the chin.