Definitions for "Centimeter"
The hundredth part of a meter; a measure of length equal to rather more than thirty-nine hundredths (0.3937) of an inch. See Meter.
a unit of length in the metric system equal to about 2/5 inch in the English system.
(cm) (1) In the metric system, a unit of length equivalent to 10 millimeters, of a decimeter, or of a meter.