hectometer

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hec·to·me·ter

 (hĕk′tə-mē′tər, hĕk-tŏm′ĭ-tər)
n. Abbr. hm
A metric unit of length equal to 100 meters.

hec•to•me•ter

or hek•to•me•ter

(ˈhɛk təˌmi tər)

n.
a unit of length equal to 100 meters (328.08 ft.). Abbr.: hm
[1800–10; < French hectomètre]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hectometer - a metric unit of length equal to 100 meters
metric linear unit - a linear unit of distance in metric terms
decameter, decametre, dekameter, dekametre, dkm, dam - a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
kilometer, kilometre, klick, km - a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)
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