Meter

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Definition

a meter (US), metre (UK): a unit of measurement equal to one hundred centimetres
noun
a meter is equivalent to nearly 40 inches.

to meter: to measure, to count
verb
As a verb, "to meter" is less common than the verb "to measure", which is a more general term.

Examples

  • "So he has a giant bottom, or he must measure 5 meters!"
  • "Today my pilot Rachid and I are hovering 50 meters above the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia."
  • "Philip : Measure? Meters? No, dude!"

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