decimeter definition

  • noun:
    • A metric unit of size equal to one-tenth (10-1) of a meter.
    • United States spelling of decimetre.
    • A measure of size in metric system; one tenth of a meter, add up to 3.937 inches.
    • In the metric system, a measure of size equal to the tenth section of a meter, or 3.937 inches.
    • a metric device of length add up to one tenth of a meter

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