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.

A measure of length. 2.5cm is approximately an inch. A metric unit of measurement. Circumference - The complete distance around a circle or a square.

A measure of length in the metric system. A centimeter is one hundredth of a meter. There are 2Â1/2 centimeters in an inch.

A metric unit of length equaling one hundredth of a meter, or ten millimeters. There are 2.54 millimeters in one inch.

a metric unit of length; 0.394 inches.

In the metric system, a unit of length defined as 1/100 of a meter; equal to 10 millimeters or 1/10 of a decimeter.

metric unit of length; 0.394 inch

One hundredth part of a meter or 10 millimeters.

a little less than half an inch

a little less than the diameter of a dime A millimeter is about the thickness of a dime

a unit of measurement for length from the metric system

a unit of measurement that is equal to one-hundreth of a meter

394 inch (2.54 cm equals one inch) - Ten millimeters equal one centimeter

A linear unit of measure in the metric system which is equal to one one hundredth of a meter or ten millimeters, or .3937 inches.

A metric unit of linear measure. One centimeter equals about 0.4 inch, and one inch equals about 2.5 centimeters. One foot is equal to approximately 30 centimeters.

A metric unit of measurement for length. 1 cm = 0.4 inches; 2.54 cm = 1 inch.

10 millimeters = 0,39 inch.

A unit of length measurement in the metric system. one hundred centimeters is equal to one meter ( 2.54 cm. = 1")

0.39 inches

Gram-Second Unit (CGS Unit)-An absolute unit based on the centimeter, gram and second as fundamental units.

n. A length of one hundredth of a meter.

One one-hundredth of a meter, equivalent approximately to two-fifths of an inch.

The fundamental unit of distance in the metric system, equal to 0.01 meter. One centimeter is about 0.393 inch.

A unit of linear measurement that is equal to 1/100 of a meter, or about 0.4 inch. Centimeters are abbreviated cm.

metric unit of measurement. Approximately 0.4 inches. 100 cm equals one meter

One one-hundredth (1/100) of a meter (m).

A metric unit of length which is equal to one-hundredth of a meter. The abbreviation for centimeter is "cm."

Metric system measurement of one one-hundredth (0.001) of a meter, which equals 0.3937 inch.