Measuring vs Measurand - What's the difference?

measuring | measurand |


As nouns the difference between measuring and measurand

is that measuring is act of measurement while measurand is a quantity intended to be measured.

As a verb measuring

is .

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

measuring

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • Act of measurement.
  • * 1899 , Self Culture (volume 8, page 683)
  • The repeated measurings of one monument result in a mean approximation to something actually existing, and this is an excellent definition of an average.

    Anagrams

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    measurand

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A quantity intended to be measured.
  • (engineering) An object being measured.