Definition of mensuration:
measuring stick, amount, metre, measuring, measurement, measure, bill, touchstone, big, beat, bar, meter, estimate, measuring rod, evaluation, standard, metrology, judgment, cadence, criterion, quantity, step.
It contained his pipes and his library- a Bible, the poems of Burns, Boston's Fourfold State, The Cloud of Witnesses, a Grey's Tables, a book on mensuration, Fowler's Horse Doctor, and many almanacs tied in packets.- "Patsy", S. R. Crockett.
In the rural schools the programme of studies is somewhat general, comprising the German language, arithmetic, mensuration, nature study; and in some instances may be added to these, geography, German history, drawing, gymnastics and music.- "The Condition and Tendencies of Technical Education in Germany", Arthur Henry Chamberlain.
- "The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839)", Thomas Clarkson.