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decametre

(ˈdɛkəˌmiːtə) or

decameter

n
(Units) ten metres. Symbol: dam
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.decametre - a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
metric linear unit - a linear unit of distance in metric terms
m, meter, metre - the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
hectometer, hectometre, hm - a metric unit of length equal to 100 meters
Translations
十米

decametre

decameter (US) [ˈdekəˌmiːtəʳ] Ndecámetro m

decametre

, (US) decameter
nDekameter nt
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It provides a water reservation to the Nisga'a Nation of 300,000 cubic decametres of water per year (approximately one percent of the annual average flow of the Nass River) that can be converted to water licences with a priority date of 1996 for domestic, industrial and agricultural purposes.