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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 Arabic سَنْتيمِتْر…
in Korean 센티미터…
in Malaysian sentimeter…
in French centimètre…
in Turkish santimetre…
in Italian centimetro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 釐米…
in Russian сантиметр…
in Polish centymetr…
in Vietnamese xentimet…
in Spanish centímetro…
in Portuguese centímetro…
in Thai เซนติเมตร…
in German der Zentimeter…
in Catalan centímetre…
in Japanese センチ(メートル)…
in Indonesian sentimeter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 厘米…
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