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Metric or metrical may refer to:


  • Metric (mathematics), an abstraction of the notion of distance in a metric space
  • Metric space, a set where a notion of distance between elements of the set is defined
  • Pseudometric space, with a metric tensor that is not required to be positive-definite
  • Metric tensor, in differential geometry, the distance structure on a manifold


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Other uses[edit]

  • Metric (band), a Canadian indie rock band
  • Performance metric, a measure of an organization's activities and performance
  • Font metrics, a group of properties describing a font
  • Metrical foot, the basic unit of meter that generates a line of verse in most Western traditions of poetry
  • Metrecal, a diet drink introduced in the 1960s.

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