›› Measurement unit: sq. meter

Full name: square metre

Plural form: square meters

Symbol: m2

Alternate spelling: square metres

Category type: area

Scale factor: 1


›› SI unit: square meter

The SI derived unit for area is the square meter.
1 square meter is equal to 1 sq. meter.


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›› Definition: Square meter

A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. It is the SI unit of area. It is abbreviated m².


›› Sample conversions: sq. meter

sq. meter to hectare
sq. meter to square perche
sq. meter to square millimetre
sq. meter to mu
sq. meter to square metre
sq. meter to square Paris foot
sq. meter to square picometre
sq. meter to square mile [survey, U.S. statute]
sq. meter to square link [Gunter, survey]
sq. meter to square vara [Texas]