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centimeter

noun cen·ti·me·ter \ˈsen-tə-ˌmē-tər, ˈsän-\

: a length equal to 1/100 meter

Full Definition of CENTIMETER

First Known Use of CENTIMETER

1801

Other Weights and Measures Terms

avoirdupois weight, calorie, denier, kip, pace, twain

centimeter

noun cen·ti·me·ter   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CENTIMETER

:  a unit of length equal to 1100 meter

Variants of CENTIMETER

cen·ti·me·ter or chiefly British cen·ti·me·tre \ˈsent-ə-ˌmēt-ər, ˈsänt-\

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