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mētātor , ōris, m. id., who metes out or marks off a place, a divider and fixer of boundaries (class.).
I. Lit.: “castrorum antea metator, nunc, ut sperat, urbis,Cic. Phil. 11, 5, 12; cf. id. ib. 14, 4, 10: “templi,Lact. 4, 11.—
II. Trop., a measurer: “tempus arbiter et metator initii et finis,Tert. adv. Marc. 1, 8.
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