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centimetre

noun [C] UK ( US centimeter, written abbreviation cm)
 
 
/ˈsentɪˌmiːtər/
A2 a unit for measuring length, equal to 0.01 metresMeasurements of length and distanceArea, mass, weight and volume in general
Translations of “centimetre”
in Korean 센티미터…
in Arabic سَنْتيمِتْر…
in French centimètre…
in Turkish santimetre…
in Italian centimetro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 釐米…
in Russian сантиметр…
in Polish centymetr…
in Spanish centímetro…
in Portuguese centímetro…
in German der Zentimeter…
in Catalan centímetre…
in Japanese センチ(メートル)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 厘米…
(Definition of centimetre from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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