# Definition of Centimetres. Meaning of Centimetres. Synonyms of Centimetres

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## Definition of Centimetres

Centimetre
Centimeter Cen"ti*me`ter, Centimetre Cen"ti*me`tre, n. [F. centim[`e]tre; centi- (L. centum) + m[`e]tre. See Meter.] 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.

## Meaning of Centimetres from wikipedia

- the CGS system, the centimetre is used to measure capacitance, where 1 cm of capacitance = 1.113×10−12 farads in maps, centimetres are used to make conversions...
- "cc" refers to the total volume of its engine displacement in cubic centimetres. The displacement can be calculated using the formula d = π 4 × b 2 ×...
- The centimetre–gram–second system of units (abbreviated CGS or cgs) is a variant of the metric system based on the centimetre as the unit of length, the...
- A centimetre or millimetre of water (US spelling centimeter or millimeter of water) are less commonly used measures of pressure derived from pressure head...
- reciprocal metre or inverse metre (symbol: m−1), the reciprocal centimetre or inverse centimetre (symbol: cm−1). Quantities measured in reciprocal length include:...
- distribution company Madman Entertainment announced plans to release 5 Centimetres Per Second in Australia, and released the DVD on 19 August 2009. Madman...
- square metre is equal to: 0.000001 square kilometre (km2) 10000 square centimetres (cm2) 0.0001 hectares (ha) 0.001 decares (daa) 0.01 ares (a) 0.1 deciares...
- Leaves are oblong to oval, 8 centimetres (3.1 in) to 16 centimetres (6.3 in) long and 3 centimetres (1.2 in) to 7 centimetres (2.8 in) wide. They are a glossy...
- cubic centimetre is a unit of density in the CGS system, commonly used in chemistry, defined as m**** in grams divided by volume in cubic centimetres. The...
- thicker than a man's wrist (about 6 centimetres or 2+1⁄2 inches), 1.5 metres (5 ft) in length. The first ninety centimetres (3 ft) were stiff and solid stuff...