-metric(redirected from -metrically)
Of or relating to measurement: volumetric.
[Latin metricus; see metrical.]
pertaining to the meter or to the metric system.
1. pertaining to distance: metric geometry.
3. Math. a geometric function having properties analogous to those of the distance between points on a real line.
a combining form occurring in adjectives that correspond to nouns ending in -meter (barometric) or -metry (geometric).
[< Greek -metrikos]