centimetre


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centimetre

(ˈsɛntɪˌmiːtə) or

centimeter

n
(Units) one hundredth of a metre
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.centimetre - a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a metercentimetre - a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
metric linear unit - a linear unit of distance in metric terms
millimeter, millimetre, mm - a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter
decimeter, decimetre, dm - a metric unit of length equal to one tenth of a meter
Translations
centimetr
centimeter
senttimetri
centimetar
centiméter
sentímetri
センチメートル
센티미터
centimetras
centimetrs
centimeter
centimeter
เซนติเมตร
centimetxentimét

centimetre

centimeter (US) [ˈsentɪˌmiːtəʳ] Ncentímetro m

centimetre

[ˈsɛntɪmiːtər] centimeter (US) ncentimètre m

centimetre

, (US) centimeter
nZentimeter m or nt

centimetre

centimeter (Am) [ˈsɛntɪˌmiːtəʳ] ncentimetro

centimetre

(ˈsentimiːtə) noun
a unit of length equal to one-hundredth of a metre.

centimetre

سَنْتِيمِتْر centimetr centimeter Zentimeter εκατοστό centímetro senttimetri centimètre centimetar centimetro センチメートル 센티미터 centimeter centimeter centymetr centímetro сантиметр centimeter เซนติเมตร santimetre centimet 厘米
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All right, nobody used decimetres in practice but a centimetre is a very useful unit.
I suggest that Coun Dark should press for the reinstatement of the centimetre and the banishment of millimetres to where they belong - to express measurements smaller than a centimetre in the few cases where it would be material.