met·ri·cal /-trɪkəl/ 形容詞
1. Of or pertaining to the meter; arranged in meter; consisting of verses; as, metrical compositions.
2. Of or pertaining to measurement; as, the inch, foot, yard, etc., are metrical terms; esp., of or pertaining to the metric system.
Al·gom·e·ter n. Psychol. An instrument for measuring sensations of pain due to pressure. It has a piston rod with a blunted tip which is pressed against the skin. -- Al*gom*e*try n. -- Al*go*met*ric met*ric*al a. -- Al*go*met*ric*al*ly, adv.
adj 1: based on the meter as a standard of measurement; "the metric
system"; "metrical equivalents" [syn: metric]
2: the rhythmic arrangement of syllables [syn: measured, metric]