## ››Convert centimetre to metro

 cm metro

How many cm in 1 metro? The answer is 100.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 100 cm, or 1 metro.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of cm to metro

1 cm to metro = 0.01 metro

10 cm to metro = 0.1 metro

50 cm to metro = 0.5 metro

100 cm to metro = 1 metro

200 cm to metro = 2 metro

500 cm to metro = 5 metro

1000 cm to metro = 10 metro

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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: Metro

El metro es la unidad de longitud del Sistema Internacional de Unidades. Se define como la longitud del trayecto recorrido en el vacío por la luz durante un tiempo de 1/299 792 458 de segundo (unidad de tiempo) (aproximadamente 3,34 ns).

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