decimetre


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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).
References in periodicals archive ?
All right, nobody used decimetres in practice but a centimetre is a very useful unit.
Mineralization width ranges between several decimetres to several metres, and the minimum true width taken into account for reserve estimates was 1.
No doubt, Coun Dark, like the rest of us, learned at school that one metre equals ten decimetres, 100 centimetres and 1,000 millimetres.