Translation of "metre" - English-Spanish dictionary

metre

noun UK US meter uk /ˈmiː·tər/ written abbreviation m

A2 a unit for measuring length, equal to 100 centimetres

metro
Our bedroom is five metres wide.

(Translation of “metre” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

metre

noun

(often abbreviated to m when written) the chief unit of length in the metric system, equal to 39.37 inches

metro
This table is one metre/meter broad.
metric /ˈmetrik/ adjective

of the metre or metric system

métrico
Are these scales metric?
the metric system noun

a system of weights and measures based on multiples of ten (eg 1 metre = 100 centimetres, 1 centimetre = 10 millimetres etc).

sistema métrico

(Translation of “metre” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)