met

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met

 (mĕt)
v.
Past tense and past participle of meet1.

met

(mɛt)
vb
the past tense and past participle of meet1

Met

(mɛt)
n
1. (Law) (in Britain) the Metropolitan Police Force: the main police force serving London
2. (Named Buildings) the Metropolitan Museum of Art (in New York)

met

(mɛt)

v.
pt. and pp. of meet 1 .

Met

methionine.

met-

var. of meta- before a vowel: metempsychosis.

met.

1. metaphor.
2. metaphysics.
3. meteorological; meteorology.
Translations

Met

n (inf)
(US) abbr of Metropolitan Opera CompanyMetropolitan (Oper) f
(US) abbr of Metropolitan Museum of Art Kunstmuseum in New York
(Brit) abbr of Metropolitan Police
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Exercise levels were calculated in METs, or metabolic equivalent of task, a measure of the body's energy use.
7% reported no leisure-time physical activity [0 metabolic equivalent of task (MET)-hr/day], and 22% were obese.
The researchers converted the time spent on each activity into a measure of both duration and intensity by calculating each activity's MET--that is, Metabolic Equivalent of Task, which measures the intensity of aerobic exercise.