›› Measurement unit: dam

Full name: dekametre

Plural form: dekameters

Symbol: dam

Alternate spelling: dekametres

Category type: length

Scale factor: 10

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›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.1 dam.

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›› Definition: Dekameter

A decametre (American spelling: dekameter, symbol: dam) is a measurement of distance equal to ten metres. This measure is included mostly for completeness. It very rarely has any practical application.

›› Sample conversions: dam

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dam to city block [Midwest U.S.]
dam to light hour
dam to stride [great]
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dam to dra [Iraq]
dam to vershok
dam to span
dam to nanon
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