Measurement unit: decimeter

Full name: decimetre

Plural form: decimeters

Symbol: dm

Alternate spelling: decimetres

Category type: length

Scale factor: 0.1

SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 10 decimeter.

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Definition: Decimeter

A decimetre (US: decimeter; symbol: dm) is a measurement of length, measuring 10 centimetres or one-tenth of a metre.

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