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Synonyms for metrification

writing a metrical composition (or the metrical structure of a composition)

the act of changing from imperial units of measurement to metric units: meters, grams, seconds


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Mainland motorists have spent the last 10 days getting to grips with the metrification of road signs.
Metrification of the Littorals: The concept of littoral warfare continues to be studied and the expectation for a minimal amount of situational awareness accepted.
Metrification will facilitate international communication and public understanding.
The USA signed an international metrification treaty in 1875.
If we really must be a part of Europe, then surely it's about time we have the same language of metrification as standard.
Another headache facing Gardai with Northern drivers is the metrification of speeding signs next year on Irish roads.
the West, metrification, the Senate, too much government, the civil service and Quebec, and a Western political party.
Thereafter, the design phase was somewhat slowed by the metrification process in June 1994.
As we see it now, metrification will soon be universal, thereby completing the development started more than 5000 years ago.
Will opines from Washington, "The push for metrification does not merely reflect the government's primal urge to be a bossy nuisance.
Groundbreaking 'static advertising' SDK enabling live measurement and metrification of hard-coded ads for the first time
Should I flounder awhile without a tumble Thro' this metrification of Catullus, They should speak to me not without a welcome, All that chorus of indolent reviewers.
Former leader of the Labour Party and vocal europhile Lord Kinnock may have a point when he calls for the metrification of British road signs.
METRIFICATION is one of the most contentious business issues of recent years, with the EU seemingly desperate to have us all thinking in metres and centimetres, grams and kilograms, litres and millilitres.
Another headache facing Gardai with Northern Irelanddrivers is the metrification of speeding signs next year on Irish roads.