How many handbreadth in 1 cm?
The answer is 0.125.
We assume you are converting between handbreadth and centimetre.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 12.5 handbreadth, or 100 cm.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
Use this page to learn how to convert between handbreadth and centimetres.
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1 handbreadth to cm = 8 cm
5 handbreadth to cm = 40 cm
10 handbreadth to cm = 80 cm
15 handbreadth to cm = 120 cm
20 handbreadth to cm = 160 cm
25 handbreadth to cm = 200 cm
30 handbreadth to cm = 240 cm
40 handbreadth to cm = 320 cm
50 handbreadth to cm = 400 cm
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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.
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