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Centimeter

CENTIMETER

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Noun.
In French measure, the hundredth part of a meter, rather more than 39-100 of an inch. English measure.

Definition 2022


Centimeter

Centimeter

German

Noun

Centimeter

  1. Alternative spelling of Zentimeter

centimeter

centimeter

English

Noun

centimeter (plural centimeters)

  1. US spelling of centimetre

Anagrams


Danish

Noun

centimeter c (singular definite centimeteren, plural indefinite centimeter)

  1. centimetre, or centimeter (US) (SI unit of length)

Declension

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Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛntiˌmeːtər/

Noun

centimeter m (plural centimeters, diminutive centimetertje n)

  1. centimetre, one-hundredth of a metre

Related terms


Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From centi- + meter

Noun

centimeter m (definite singular centimeteren, indefinite plural centimeter, definite plural centimeterne)

  1. a centimetre, or centimeter (US) (SI unit of length)

Derived terms

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Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From centi- + meter

Noun

centimeter m (definite singular centimeteren, indefinite plural centimeter, definite plural centimeterane or centimetrane)

  1. a centimetre, or centimeter (US) (SI unit of length)

Derived terms

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Swedish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sɛntɪˈmeːtɛr/, /ˈsɛntɪmeːtɛr/

Noun

centimeter c

  1. a centimetre

Declension

Usage notes

Indefinite form plural could also be centimetrar/centimetrars