›› 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 square mile [survey, U.S. statute]
sq. meter to square city block [South, West U.S.]
sq. meter to manzana [Argentina]
sq. meter to square picometre
sq. meter to acre
sq. meter to square mile [nautical]
sq. meter to homestead
sq. meter to square yard
sq. meter to dhur
sq. meter to pyeong