## ››Convert fingerbreadth to chinese inch

We assume you are converting between fingerbreadth and chinese inch.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 52.49343832021 fingerbreadth, or 30 chinese inch.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of fingerbreadth to chinese inch

1 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 0.5715 chinese inch

5 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 2.8575 chinese inch

10 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 5.715 chinese inch

20 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 11.43 chinese inch

30 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 17.145 chinese inch

40 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 22.86 chinese inch

50 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 28.575 chinese inch

75 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 42.8625 chinese inch

100 fingerbreadth to chinese inch = 57.15 chinese inch

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## ››Definition: Chinese inch

The cun (Chinese: 寸; pinyin: cùn; Wade-Giles: ts'un) is a traditional Chinese unit of length. Its traditional measure is the width of a person's thumb at the knuckle, whereas the width of the two forefingers denotes 1.5 cun and the width of all fingers side-by-side is three cuns. In this sense it continues to be used to chart acupuncture points on the human body in various uses of traditional Chinese medicine.

The cun was part of a larger system, and represented one-tenth of a chi (Chinese foot). In time the lengths were standardized, and in Hong Kong, using the traditional standard, it measures ~3.715 cm (~1.463 in). In the twentieth century in the Republic of China, the lengths were standardized to fit with the metric system, and in current usage in China and Taiwan it measures 31⁄3 cm (~1.312 in).

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