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mil·li·me·ter

 (mĭl′ə-mē′tər)
n. Abbr. mm
A unit of length equal to one thousandth (10-3) of a meter, or 0.0394 inch. See Table at measurement.

mil•li•me•ter

(ˈmɪl əˌmi tər)

n.
a unit of length equal to 1/1000 of a meter, equivalent to 0.03937 inch. Abbr.: mm
[1800–10; < French millimètre]
mil`li•met′ric (-ˈmɛ trɪk) adj.

mil·li·me·ter

(mĭl′ə-mē′tər)
A unit of length in the metric system equal to 0.001 meter. See Table at measurement.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.millimeter - a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a metermillimeter - a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter
metric linear unit - a linear unit of distance in metric terms
micrometer, micron - a metric unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter
centimeter, centimetre, cm - a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
Translations
milimetr
millimeter
millimetri
milimetar
ミリメートル
밀리미터
milimeter
millimeter
มิลลิเมตร
milimét

millimeter

مِلِّيمِتَر milimetr millimeter Millimeter χιλιοστόμετρο milímetro millimetri millimètre milimetar millimetro ミリメートル 밀리미터 millimeter millimeter milimetr milímetro миллиметр millimeter มิลลิเมตร milimetre milimét 毫米

millimeter

n milímetro
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