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Related / Similar Words: metre, time, measure, beat, cadence, m

 

Definition:
  • any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity;
  • rhythm as given by division into parts of equal time;
  • (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse;
  • the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d''Unites (approximately 1.094 yards);
  • measure with a meter; "meter the flow of water";
  • stamp with a meter indicating the postage; "meter the mail";

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    Hyponyms: ammeter, electric meter, power meter, electrometer, fluxmeter, galvanometer, gas meter, gasometer, magnetometer, gaussmeter, odometer, hodometer, mileometer, milometer, ohmmeter, postage meter, radiometer, reflectometer, speedometer, speed indicator, taximeter, voltmeter, volumeter, water meter, catalexis, scansion, common measure, common meter, metrical foot, foot, metrical unit

     

    Part Meronyms: decameter, dekameter, decametre, dekametre, dam, dkm

     

    Anagrams: metre, retem

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Croatian: metar  
    Dutch: meter   Estonian: meeter  
    Finnish: metri and mittari   French: mètre  
    German: Meter   Greek: μέτρο  
    Hebrew: מטר   Hungarian: mérőóra and méter  
    Icelandic: metri   Interlingua: metro  
    Italian: metro   Japanese: メーター and メートル  
    Korean: 미터 and 계량기   Lithuanian: metras  
    Norwegian: måler and meter   Polish: metr  
    Portuguese: metro   Romanian: metru  
    Russian: метр and счётчик   Slovak: meter  
    Spanish: medidor and metro   Swedish: mätare and meter  
    Turkish: metre   Vietnamese: mét  
    Yiddish: מעטער  
     
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