›› Convert centimetre to polegada [Portuguese]


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How many cm in 1 polegada? The answer is 2.54.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 100 cm, or 39.370078740157 polegada.
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›› Quick conversion chart of cm to polegada

1 cm to polegada = 0.3937 polegada

5 cm to polegada = 1.9685 polegada

10 cm to polegada = 3.93701 polegada

20 cm to polegada = 7.87402 polegada

30 cm to polegada = 11.81102 polegada

40 cm to polegada = 15.74803 polegada

50 cm to polegada = 19.68504 polegada

75 cm to polegada = 29.52756 polegada

100 cm to polegada = 39.37008 polegada

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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: Polegada

A polegada é uma unidade de comprimento usada no sistema imperial de medidas britânico.

A polegada tem sua origem na medida realizada com o próprio polegar humano (não todo ele, mas a distância entre a dobra do polegar e a ponta). Uma medida rápida do polegar de um ser humano adulto fornece aproximadamente 2,5 cm de comprimento para esta distância.

Hoje em dia, ela é definida em função da Jarda. Esta por sua vez é definida em função do metro (unidade adotada na maioria dos países).

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