decimeter


deci·me·ter

noun \ˈde-sə-ˌmē-tər\

Definition of DECIMETER

Origin of DECIMETER

French décimètre, from déci- deci- + mètre meter
First Known Use: 1809

deci·me·ter

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DECIMETER

: a metric unit of length equal to 110 meter

Variants of DECIMETER

deci·me·ter or chiefly British deci·me·tre \ˈdes-ə-ˌmēt-ər\

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