›› Measurement unit: square 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.


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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: square meter

square meter to cover
square meter to section
square meter to perch
square meter to square league [nautical]
square meter to square yard [survey]
square meter to square nanometre
square meter to bunder
square meter to circular mil
square meter to square chain [Ramden, Engineer]
square meter to sitio