noun \-ˌmē-tər\

Definition of DEKAMETER

:  a unit of mass equal to 10 meters — see metric system table

First Known Use of DEKAMETER

circa 1879


noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DEKAMETER

: a metric unit of length equal to 10 meters

Variants of DEKAMETER

deka·me·ter or deca·me·ter or chiefly British deca·me·tre \-ˌmēt-ər\


Next Word in the Dictionary: dekametric
Previous Word in the Dictionary: dekaliter
All Words Near: dekameter

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up dekameter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More