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decimetre

(ˈdɛsɪˌmiːtə) or

decimeter

n
(Units) one tenth of a metre. Symbol: dm
decimetric adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.decimetre - a metric unit of length equal to one tenth of a meter
metric linear unit - a linear unit of distance in metric terms
centimeter, centimetre, cm - a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
m, meter, metre - the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
Translations
عُشْر المِتْر
decimetr
decimeter
desimetri
deciméterdm
decimetras
decimetrs
decymetr
decimeter

decimetre

decimeter (US) [ˈdesɪˌmiːtəʳ] Ndecímetro m

decimetre

(ˈdesimiːtə) (American decimeter (ˈdesimiːtər) ) noun
a unit of length equal to 10 centimetres (3.937 inches).
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Contract notice: reinforcement of 15 feet of posts of the decimetric radio telescope.
Caption: NNIIRT's 55Zh6M Nebo-M uses three antenna units, operating in centimetric (left), decimetric (center) and metric (right) wavelength, (NNIIRT)
Power of initial high-frequency signal is formed in the transceiver of basic block of SO-69, and more precisely in intended for generating of high-frequency impulses in a decimetric range generator of microwave transmitter.
The diorite and diabase appear as dikes or apophyse of centimetric to decimetric thickness and moderate extension and intrude the Mata Oscura and Pinero granites.
The mafic rocks form coalescent centimetric to decimetric dark globules within a bright matrix made of the acidic one.
Lashley then showed a map of the decimetric radio emission around Jupiter, discussed types of burst of signal from the planet, and conceded that while this was partially understood, much remained to be learned.
Published experiments suggest peak power levels ranging from 170 kW up to 40 GW within the centimetric and decimetric (D through K) bands.
An additional clue may come from distinct surges in Jupiter's decimetric radio emission recorded from Earth during the collisions.
It can also operate in decimetric mode when coupled with a high accuracy receiver like the Raven Phoenix 300 DGPS receiver and a Raven DGPS Enhancer.