# Definition:System of Measurement

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## Definition

A **system of measurement** is a set of fundamental units of measurement with which one can measure any measurable physical property.

## Examples

There are various **system of measurement**, for example:

- CGS, that is, Centimetre-Gram-Second

- Metric System: a more-or-less colloquial name for the system of measurement of values derived from length based on the
**metre**.

There are other more specialized ones.