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Definition of "volumetric" []

  • Of or relating to measurement by volume. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "volumetric" in a sentence
  • "Large industrial electricity users and the utilities argue that larger users should be given larger rebates this is called "volumetric"."
  • "Under the so-called volumetric production payments, or VPPs, Chesapeake agrees to deliver the gas from these wells, but it isn't obligated to deliver a specific volume."
  • "Her research in Utah included taking what is called volumetric data, from MRIs or CT scans, and mapping that data into interactive 3-D images for physicians."