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Noun: dekameter  'de-ku,mee-tur
Usage: Brit, US (=decametre)
  1. A metric unit of length equal to ten meters
    - decameter [Brit, US], decametre [Brit, Cdn], dekametre [Brit, Cdn], dam [Brit], dkm [Brit]

Derived forms: dekameters

Type of: metric linear unit

Part of: hectometer [Brit, US], hectometre [Brit, Cdn], hm [Brit]

Encyclopedia: Dekameter