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Meaning of MILLIMETER

Pronunciation:  'milu`mow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter
 

MILLIMETER is a 10 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: millimetre, mm
 
 See Also: centimeter, centimetre, cm, metric linear unit, micrometer, micron

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mil"li*me`ter\, Millimetre \Mil"li*me`tre\, n. [F.
millim[`e]tre; milli- milli- + m[`e]tre. See 3d {Meter}.]
A lineal measure in the metric system, containing the
thousandth part of a meter; equal to .03937 of an inch. See
3d {Meter}.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: A measure of length. A millimeter is approximately 26-times smaller than an inch.
 

 

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