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decametre


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Decameter  \Dec"a*me`ter\,  Decametre  \Dec"a*me`tre\,  n.  [F. 
  d['e]cam[`e]tre;  Gr  de`ka  ten  +  m[`e]tre.  See  {Meter}.] 
  A  measure  of  length  in  the  metric  system;  ten  meters,  equal 
  to  about  393.7  inches. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  decametre 
  n  :  a  metric  unit  of  length  equal  to  ten  meters  [syn:  {decameter}, 
  {dekameter},  {dekametre},  {dam},  {dkm}] 




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