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**"Decimeter"**A measure of length in the metric system; one tenth of a meter, equal to 3.937 inches.

(dm), 3.973 inches, 10 cm, or 0.1 m.

(3) In the metric system, a unit of length equivalent to 10 centimeters or of a meter.

Definitions for **"Decimeter"**

A measure of length in the metric system; one tenth of a meter, equal to 3.937 inches.

(dm), 3.973 inches, 10 cm, or 0.1 m.

(3) In the metric system, a unit of length equivalent to 10 centimeters or of a meter.