Full name: newton/metre
Plural form: newtons/meter
Alternate spelling: newtons/metre
Category type: surface tension
Scale factor: 1
The SI derived unit for surface tension is the newton/meter.
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Surface tension is measured in force per unit length. The SI unit is Newton per metre but the CGS unit of dyne per cm is also used. One dyn/cm corresponds to 0.001 N/m.