## ››Convert decimetre to kilometre

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How many decimeter in 1 kilometer? The answer is 10000.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 10 decimeter, or 0.001 kilometer.
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## ››Definition: Decimeter

A decimetre (US: decimeter; symbol: dm) is a measurement of length, measuring 10 centimetres or one-tenth of a metre.

## ››Definition: Kilometer

A kilometre (American spelling: kilometer, symbol: km) is a unit of length equal to 1000 metres (from the Greek words khilia = thousand and metro = count/measure). It is approximately equal to 0.621 miles, 1094 yards or 3281 feet.

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