## ››Convert inch to agate [typographical]

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How many inches in 1 agate? The answer is 0.071428571428571.
We assume you are converting between inch and agate [typographical].
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 39.370078740157 inches, or 551.1811023622 agate.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of inches to agate

1 inches to agate = 14 agate

2 inches to agate = 28 agate

3 inches to agate = 42 agate

4 inches to agate = 56 agate

5 inches to agate = 70 agate

6 inches to agate = 84 agate

7 inches to agate = 98 agate

8 inches to agate = 112 agate

9 inches to agate = 126 agate

10 inches to agate = 140 agate

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## ››Definition: Inch

An inch is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including Imperial units, and United States customary units. There are 36 inches in a yard and 12 inches in a foot. The inch is usually the universal unit of measurement in the United States, and is widely used in the United Kingdom, and Canada, despite the introduction of metric to the latter two in the 1960s and 1970s, respectively. The inch is still commonly used informally, although somewhat less, in other Commonwealth nations such as Australia; an example being the long standing tradition of measuring the height of newborn children in inches rather than centimetres. The international inch is defined to be equal to 25.4 millimeters.

## ››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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