meter-, metro-, metr-, -metrical, -metrically, -metron, -metric, -metrist, -meter, -meters, -metry, -metre

(Greek: measure)

lactometer
laryngometry
The systematic measurement of the larynx.
leptometer
An instrument for measuring oil viscosity.
leucocytometer
liminometer
1. An instrument capable of measuring the intensity of a stimulus applied to a tendon in order to evoke or to cause a reflex as well as the threshold intensity which will simply evoke a reflex.
2. An instrument for measuring the strength of a stimulus that just induces a tendon reflex.
limnimetere
limnometer
lithometer
An instrument for estimating the size of calculi.
lithometry
The process of measuring calculi (stone formations) in the body.
longimetry
The art or process of measuring distances.
lucimeter
1. An instrument for measuring the intensity of light; a photometer.
2. A sunshine recorder designed to measure the combined effect of the duration and intensity of sunshine in promoting evaporation.
lysimeter
manometer (s) (noun), manometers (pl)
1. An instrument for measuring the pressure or tension of liquids or gases, as the blood, etc.
2. An instrument for measuring the pressure of liquids and gases.
3. A device for measuring pressure differences, usually by the differences in heights of two liquid columns.
matriarchy (s) (noun), matriarchies (pl)
A government ruled by a mother, mothers, or women: A matriarchy is that form of a social organization in which the mother, and not the father, is the head of the family, and in which descents and relationships are determined by mothers and not fathers.
matronym, metronym
A name derived from that of a mother or maternal ancestor.

Related "measure" and "metric" words and charts: mens-; Metric Chart of Units; Metric-Length Converter; Metric Units and Links.