You talk, we understand – The way out of the tower of Babel


Babel 150This leaflet, prepared by the Eurachem Education and Training Working Group, explains the importance of having a common language when discussing measurements. It highlights some terms which are commonly confused or misunderstood, references the International Vocabulary of Metrology ("the VIM"), and introduces the Eurachem Guide on Terminology in Analytical Measurement.




Translation into other languages is permitted for members of Eurachem.

1. Amended April 2017