›› Convert handbreadth to agate [typographical]


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How many handbreadth in 1 agate? The answer is 0.022678571428571.
We assume you are converting between handbreadth and agate [typographical].
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 12.5 handbreadth, or 551.1811023622 agate.
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›› Quick conversion chart of handbreadth to agate

1 handbreadth to agate = 44.09449 agate

2 handbreadth to agate = 88.18898 agate

3 handbreadth to agate = 132.28346 agate

4 handbreadth to agate = 176.37795 agate

5 handbreadth to agate = 220.47244 agate

6 handbreadth to agate = 264.56693 agate

7 handbreadth to agate = 308.66142 agate

8 handbreadth to agate = 352.75591 agate

9 handbreadth to agate = 396.85039 agate

10 handbreadth to agate = 440.94488 agate

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›› Definition: Agate

An agate is a unit of typographical measure. It is approximately 5 1/2 points (1/14 inch or 1.814 mm). It can refer to either the height of a line of type, or to a font that is 5.5 points. An Agate font is commonly used to display statistical data or legal notices in newspapers. It is considered to be the smallest point size that can be printed on newsprint and remain legible.

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