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What does VIM stand for?

VIM stands for International Vocabulary of Basic and General Terms in Metrology


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For example, the term "uncertainty" is used to characterize "the dispersion of values that could reasonably be attributed" to a measured quantity (quotation from the International Vocabulary of Basic and General Terms in Metrology, published by the International Organization for Standardization).
[1] The ISO International Vocabulary of Basic and General Terms in Metrology (VIM) [4] defines calibration as follows: Calibration (VIM-1993)--set of operations that establish, under specified conditions, the relationship between values of quantities indicated by a measuring instrument or measuring system, or values represented by a material measure or a reference material, and the corresponding values realized by standards.