Definition of Metre. Meaning of Metre. Synonyms of Metre

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Definition of Metre

Metre
Metre Me"tre, n. See Meter.

Meaning of Metre from wikipedia

- The metre (Commonwealth spelling and BIPM spelling) or meter (American spelling) (from the French unit mètre, from the Gr**** noun μέτρον, "measure") is...
- In music, metre (Am. meter) refers to the regularly recurring patterns and accents such as bars and beats. Unlike rhythm, metric onsets are not necessarily...
- Triple metre (or Am. triple meter, also known as triple time) is a musical metre characterized by a primary division of 3 beats to the bar, usually indicated...
- The cubic metre (in British English and international spelling as used by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures) or cubic meter (in American...
- The newton metre (also newton-metre, symbol N m or N⋅m) is a unit of torque (also called moment) in the SI system. One newton metre is equal to the torque...
- The square metre (international spelling as used by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures) or square meter (American spelling) is the SI derived...
- prescribe a specific verse metre, or a certain set of metres alternating in a particular order. The study and the actual use of metres and forms of versification...
- The MKS system of units is a physical system of measurement that uses the metre, kilogram, and second (MKS) as base units. Adopted in 1889, use of the MKS...
- The history of the metre starts with the scientific revolution that began with Nicolaus Copernicus's work in 1543. Increasingly accurate measurements...
- The 100 metres, or 100-metre dash, is a sprint race in track and field competitions. The shortest common outdoor running distance, it is one of the most...
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