Definition of "decametre" []

  • An SI unit of length equal to 101 metres. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "decametre" in a sentence
  • "If you have a rope long enough, you can yourself make a decametre."
  • "In short (excuse the pun), for one reason or another users in the UK would be better served by a better dictionary of abbreviations than this; US users should be alerted to the fact that the text is British, unedited for American spelling: for ` decagramme, decalitre, decametre 'read ` decagram, decaliter, decameter.'"
  • "3. How many millimetres are there in a decametre [can also be spelt [or spelled] with a ‘k’]?"