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How many barleycorn in 1 micrometer?
The answer is 0.00011764705882353.

We assume you are converting between **barleycorn** and **micrometre**.

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The SI base unit for **length** is the metre.

1 metre is equal to 117.64705882353 barleycorn, or 1000000 micrometer.

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1 barleycorn to micrometer = 8500 micrometer

2 barleycorn to micrometer = 17000 micrometer

3 barleycorn to micrometer = 25500 micrometer

4 barleycorn to micrometer = 34000 micrometer

5 barleycorn to micrometer = 42500 micrometer

6 barleycorn to micrometer = 51000 micrometer

7 barleycorn to micrometer = 59500 micrometer

8 barleycorn to micrometer = 68000 micrometer

9 barleycorn to micrometer = 76500 micrometer

10 barleycorn to micrometer = 85000 micrometer

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old unit of length equal to roughly one-third of an inch

A micrometre (American spelling: micrometer, symbol µm) is an SI unit of length equal to one millionth of a metre, or about a tenth of the size of a droplet of mist or fog. It is also commonly known as a micron, although that term is officially outdated. It can be written in the expanded mathmatical notation (1×10^{-6} m)

The symbol µ is the "micro sign", which should look identical to the Greek letter mu (?) (the two may or may not look the same, depending on the font). The symbol "um" is sometimes used, when the µ and ? are not available, for example when using a typewriter.

The micrometre is a common unit of measurement for wavelengths of infrared radiation. Some people (especially in astronomy and the semiconductor business) use the old name micron and/or the solitary symbol µ (both of which were official between 1879 and 1967) to denote a micrometre. This practice persists in the face of official discouragement, perhaps to help disambiguate between the unit of measurement and the micrometer, a measuring device.

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