Definition of hectometer in English:

hectometer

Syllabification: hec·to·me·ter
Pronunciation: /ˈhektəˌmētər
 
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(British hectometre, abbreviation: hm)

noun

A metric unit of length equal to one hundred meters.
More example sentences
  • Spain's rivers receive approximately 106,000 cubic hectometres of water from rain and snow.
  • The template is removed and the original decimal point erased leaving a resultant number in hectometers.
  • Multiply a hectometre by 10 and get a kilometre.

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