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metric

 [met´rik]
1. pertaining to measures or measurement.
2. having the meter as a basis.
metric system the system of units of measurement that is based on the meter, gram, and liter and in which new units are formed from the basic terms by prefixes denoting multiplication by a power of ten. See also si units.

met·ric

(met'rik),
Quantitative; relating to measurement. See: metric system.
[G. metrikos, fr. metron, measure]

met·ric

(met'rik)
Quantitative; relating to measurement.
See: metric system
[G. metrikos, fr. metron, measure]
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ROI can again be a dangerous metric in isolation, forcing innovators to prioritize sure bets that promise modest-at-best returns over riskier but potentially more lucrative propositions (Net Present Value, which doesn't suffer from this sizing problem has its own complement of issues).
The spices import during the period under review also decreased by 2.77% as about 138,579 metric tons costing US$162.493 million imported as compared the imports of 135,755 metric tons valuing US$167.126 million of same period of last year.
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Within 9 months, some 9.4 million metric tons of cargo have been sent from the railway stations, 5 million metric tons of which fell on oil and oil products (in particular, 1.6 million metric tons on the transit oil), Asgarov said.
For the first nine months, sales were up 1pc year-on year to 689,203 metric tonnes, while production increased by 14,723 metric tonnes to reach 697,508 metric tonnes year-to-date.
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(iii) The key point of this paper is that the results of different image processing algorithms and parameter settings can be evaluated under multiple metrics, and the metric values can then be analyzed with data mining to identify the best results.