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Meaning of HECTOMETER

Pronunciation:  'hektu`meetur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a metric unit of length equal to 100 meters
 

HECTOMETER is a 10 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: hectometre, hm
 
 See Also: dam, decameter, decametre, dekameter, dekametre, dkm, kilometer, kilometre, klick, km, metric linear unit

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Hec"to*me`ter\, Hectometre \Hec"to*me`tre\, n. [F. ?
hectom[`e]tre, fr. Gr. ? hundred + F. m[`e]tre a meter.]
A measure of length, equal to a hundred meters. It is
equivalent to 328.09 feet.

 

 

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