## Dimension vs Metric - What's the difference?
dimension | metric |
## As nouns the difference between is that |

## dimension## English(wikipedia dimension)
## Noun(en noun)
citation, passage=We live our lives in three dimensions for our threescore and ten allotted years. Yet every branch of contemporary science, from statistics to cosmology, alludes to processes that operate on scales outside of human experience: the millisecond and the nanometer, the eon and the light-year.}}
*The***dimension**of velocity is length divided by time.
## Synonyms* (single aspect of a thing ): aspect
* (measure of spatial extent ): magnitude, proportion, size, scope
* (construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished ): attribute, property
## Derived terms* * * * correlation dimension * dimensional * dimensional analysis * dimensional shingle * exterior dimension * four-dimensional * fourth dimension * fractal dimension * Hamel dimension * Hausdorff dimension * information dimension * isoperimetric dimension * Kaplan-Yorke dimension * Krull dimension * Lebesgue covering dimension * Lyapunov dimension * multidimensional * one-dimensional * pointwise dimension * poset dimension * q-dimension * third dimension * three-dimensional * transdimensional |
## metric## English(wikipedia metric)
## Adjective(-)
## Derived terms* metric carat * metric level * metric system * metric space * metric structure * contrametric * extrametric * intrametric * metrical## Noun(en noun)
2011 , April 10, Financial Times *As for the large number of official statements that Spain is safe, I think they are merely a***metric**of the complacency that has characterised the European crisis from the start.
The Economist) Boundary problems, passage=Economics is a messy discipline: too fluid to be a science, too rigorous to be an art. Perhaps it is fitting that economistsâ€™ most-used metric , gross domestic product (GDP), is a tangle too. GDP measures the total value of output in an economic territory. Its apparent simplicity explains why it is scrutinised down to tenths of a percentage point every month.}}
*What***metric**should be used for performance evaluation?
*What are the most important***metrics**to track for your business?
*It's the most important single***metric**that quantifies the predictive performance.
- ''How to measure marketing? Use these key
**metrics**for measuring marketing effectiveness.
*There is a lack of standard***metrics**.
d''(''x'',''y'') between points ''x'' and ''y satisfying the following properties: (1) "positive definiteness": $d(x,y)\; \backslash ge\; 0$ and $d(x,y)\; =\; 0\; \backslash mbox\{\; iff\; \}\; x=y$, (2) "symmetry": $d(x,y)\; =\; d(y,x)$, and (3) "triangle inequality": $d(x,y)\; \backslash le\; d(x,z)\; +\; d(z,y)$. 2014 , Wikipedia, *In mathematics, a***metric**is called a metric space.*' or distance function is a function that defines a distance between elements of a set. A set with a '*metric
## Synonyms* measure## Hyponyms* Euclidean metric * Hausdorff metric * uniform metric * ultrametric## Derived terms* landscape metrics * performance metric * success metric## Verb*we need***to metric**the status of software documentation
*we need***to metric**the verification of requirements
*we need***to metric**the system failures
*the project manager***is metricking**the closure of the action items
*customer satisfaction***was metricked**by the marketing department
## See also* meter * avoirdupois## External links* * |