centimetre


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centimetre

(US), centimeter
one hundredth of a metre
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5 centimetres through a one centimetre umbilical incision, on June 14, 2011,The News reports.
Women who measured 51 centimetres or more at birth were 17 per cent more likely to develop breast cancer than those who had a birth length of 49 centimetres.
Use of asthma inhalers was found to cut half a centimetre from an average annual growth rate of six to nine centimetres.
Where we have gone wrong in this country is to ignore centimetres completely and express all measurements less than one metre in millimetres, which are much more complicated.
No doubt, Coun Dark, like the rest of us, learned at school that one metre equals ten decimetres, 100 centimetres and 1,000 millimetres.
centimetres likely, with centimetres in northern Ireland, and the "Two to five centimetres of snow is likely fairly widely, with 10-20 cm in places, mainly northern Scotland, Northern Ireland, north Wales and the Midlands.
If the City receives two centimetres of snow, the plows are sent to the expressways and, if five centimetres falls, plows go to the main roads and plowing will take place for the duration of the storm.
5 million Swedish men and women with adult heights ranging between a diminutive 100 centimetres (3.