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A scientist staunds in front o a microarcseicont (1 milliont o 1 arcsecond or 1 milliont o 1/3600 degree) testbed.

Metrology is the science o measurement. Metrology includes aw theoretical an practical aspects o measurement. The wird comes frae Greek μέτρον (metron), "measur"[1] + "λόγος" (logos), amangst ithers meanin "speech, oration, discoorse, quote, study, calculation, raison".[2] In Auncient Greek the term μετρολογία (metrologia) meant "theory o ratios".[3]

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  1. μέτρον, Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, A Greek-English Lexicon, on Perseus
  2. λόγος, Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, A Greek-English Lexicon, on Perseus
  3. μετρολογία, Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, A Greek-English Lexicon, on Perseus