Convert pearl to chinese inch

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How many pearl in 1 chinese inch? The answer is 18.968504126693. We assume you are converting between pearl and chinese inch. You can view more details on each measurement unit: pearl or chinese inch The SI base unit for length is the metre. 1 metre is equal to 569.05512380079 pearl, or 30 chinese inch. Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results. Use this page to learn how to convert between pearl and chinese inches. Type in your own numbers in the form to convert the units!

Quick conversion chart of pearl to chinese inch

1 pearl to chinese inch = 0.05272 chinese inch

10 pearl to chinese inch = 0.52719 chinese inch

20 pearl to chinese inch = 1.05438 chinese inch

30 pearl to chinese inch = 1.58157 chinese inch

40 pearl to chinese inch = 2.10876 chinese inch

50 pearl to chinese inch = 2.63595 chinese inch

100 pearl to chinese inch = 5.2719 chinese inch

200 pearl to chinese inch = 10.54379 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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