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What is decimeter?

The decimetre (or decimeter) is a unit of length in the metric system equal to one tenth of a meter (1 dm = 0.1 m), the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 100 millimeters (mm) or 10 centimeters (cm) (SI units of length), or approximately 0.32808 feet (ft) or 3.9370 inches (in), which are US customary / Imperial units of length.

Symbol:

dm

Plural:

decimeters

Also known as:

decimeter (plural: decimeters, US spelling)