# centimeter

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## cen·ti·me·ter

(sĕn′tə-mē′tər)
n. Abbr. cm
A unit of length equal to one hundredth (10-2) of a meter. See Table at measurement.

## cen•ti•me•ter

(ˈsɛn təˌmi tər)

n.
1/100 of a meter, equal to 0.3937 inch. Abbr.: cm
Also, esp. Brit.,cen′ti•me`tre.
[1795–1805; < French]

## cen·ti·me·ter

(sĕn′tə-mē′tər)
A unit of length in the metric system equal to 0.01 meter. See Table at measurement.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 centimeter - a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a metermetric linear unit - a linear unit of distance in metric termsmillimeter, millimetre, mm - a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meterdecimeter, decimetre, dm - a metric unit of length equal to one tenth of a meter
Translations
centimetr
centimeter
senttimetri
centimetar
センチメートル
센티미터
centimeter
centimeter
เซนติเมตร
centimet

## centimeter

centimetr centimeter senttimetri centimetar センチメートル 센티미터 centimeter เซนติเมตร centimet

n. centímetro.

## centimeter (cm)

n centímetro (cm); cubic — (cc) centímetro cúbico (cc)
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