›› Convert agate [typographical] to handbreadth


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How many agate in 1 handbreadth? The answer is 44.094488188976.
We assume you are converting between agate [typographical] and handbreadth.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 551.1811023622 agate, or 12.5 handbreadth.
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›› Quick conversion chart of agate to handbreadth

1 agate to handbreadth = 0.02268 handbreadth

10 agate to handbreadth = 0.22679 handbreadth

20 agate to handbreadth = 0.45357 handbreadth

30 agate to handbreadth = 0.68036 handbreadth

40 agate to handbreadth = 0.90714 handbreadth

50 agate to handbreadth = 1.13393 handbreadth

100 agate to handbreadth = 2.26786 handbreadth

200 agate to handbreadth = 4.53571 handbreadth

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›› Definition: Agate

An agate is a unit of typographical measure. It is approximately 5 1/2 points (1/14 inch or 1.814 mm). It can refer to either the height of a line of type, or to a font that is 5.5 points. An Agate font is commonly used to display statistical data or legal notices in newspapers. It is considered to be the smallest point size that can be printed on newsprint and remain legible.

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