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millimetre

(US), millimeter
one thousandth of a metre.
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It's heavy and there is 15 to 20 millimetres due to fall between this afternoon and the first race, but it's not an issue.
It was torrential almost all of yesterday and including the snow melt we've had over 100 millimetres since Friday, hence at this time of year, with quite a worn track, it's not in good shape.
The Sultanate of Oman is characterised by hyper-arid (less than 100 millimetres of rainfall), arid (100-250 millimetres of rainfall) and semi-arid (250-500 millimetres of rainfall) environments," said Dr Kwarteng.
In front it is 1,553 millimetres (an extra 11 millimetres), and in the rear 1,557 millimetres (an extra 16 millimetres).
If we place a good metre ruler at the start of the 100 metre length, we will see centimetres, and millimetres.
5 millimetres of rain today but it has been dry since lunchtime," said clerk of the course Charlie Moore.