length
the linear extent in space from one end to the other
width
the extent of something from side to side
height
distance from the base of something to its top
ruler
a person who rules or commands
inch
a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
foot
the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings
yard
the enclosed land around a house or other building
area
the extent of a 2-dimensional surface within a boundary
perimeter
a line enclosing a plane areas
centimeter
a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
millimeter
a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter
decimeter
a metric unit of length equal to one tenth of a meter
kilometer
a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters
liter
a metric unit of capacity; equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters
quart
a United States liquid unit equal to 32 fluid ounces
ounce
a unit of weight equal to one sixteenth of a pound or 16 drams or 28.349 grams
cup
a small open container usually used for drinking
pint
a United States liquid unit equal to 16 fluid ounces
gallon
United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters
mile
a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet
scale
an ordered reference standard