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me·ter

(mē'tĕr)
1. The fundamental unit of length in both the SI and metric system, equivalent to 39.37007874 inches. Defined to be the length of path traveled by light in a vacuum in 1/299792458 sec.
2. A device for measuring the quantity of that which passes through it.
Synonym(s): metre.
[Fr. metre; G. metron, measure]

me·ter

(m) (mē'tĕr)
1. Fundamental unit of length in the SI and metric system, equivalent to 39.37007874 inches.
2. A device for measuring the quantity of that which passes through it.
Synonym(s): metre.
[Fr. metre; G. metron, measure]

metre

see meter.

Patient discussion about metre

Q. what is the normal range for young children for their sugarI tested my grandson the other day with my meter and it read 164?

A. Of course, if you have any suspicions or worries, you may want to consult a doctor (e.g. pediatricain)

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Eight HQ coreholes (121-09 to 13, 221-02 to 04) provided a total metreage of 1,745 m of core with a combined intersection of 624.
Total square metreage for the Truro and Penwith sites is circa 55,000 sq.
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During September the following metreage was achieved on the Lady Lina property:
Total square metreage for the sites is circa 12,000 sq mtrs but a more detailed indication of this will be included in the Invitation to Tender.
Total square metreage for the sites is circa 24,000 sq mtrs combined but a more detailed indication of this will be included in the Invitation to Tender.