dekameter

noun deka·me·ter \ -ˌmē-tər \

Definition of dekameter

: a unit of length equal to 10 meters — see Metric System Table

First Known Use of dekameter

circa 1879

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dekameter

noun deka·me·ter
variants: or decameter or chiefly British decametre play \-ˌmēt-ər\

medical Definition of dekameter

: a metric unit of length equal to 10 meters

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