›› Convert centimetre to centímetro


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How many cm in 1 centimetro? The answer is 1.
We assume you are converting between centimetre and centímetro.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 100 cm, or 100 centimetro.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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›› Quick conversion chart of cm to centimetro

1 cm to centimetro = 1 centimetro

5 cm to centimetro = 5 centimetro

10 cm to centimetro = 10 centimetro

20 cm to centimetro = 20 centimetro

30 cm to centimetro = 30 centimetro

40 cm to centimetro = 40 centimetro

50 cm to centimetro = 50 centimetro

75 cm to centimetro = 75 centimetro

100 cm to centimetro = 100 centimetro

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›› Definition: Centimeter

A centimetre (American spelling centimeter, symbol cm) is a unit of length that is equal to one hundreth of a metre, the current SI base unit of length. A centimetre is part of a metric system. It is the base unit in the centimetre-gram-second system of units. A corresponding unit of area is the square centimetre. A corresponding unit of volume is the cubic centimetre.

The centimetre is a now a non-standard factor, in that factors of 103 are often preferred. However, it is practical unit of length for many everyday measurements. A centimetre is approximately the width of the fingernail of an adult person.

›› Definition: Centimetro

El centímetro es una unidad de longitud. Es el segundo submúltiplo del metro y equivale a la centésima parte de él. Su abreviatura es cm.

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