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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]

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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Eve Robson (Middlesbrough AC) added over a metre to her personal best in taking the silver in the discus with a throw of 28.52 metres, She returned on Sunday to take bronze in the shot put with 11.27 metres.
However, she will not participate in all of these races although she was finally able to participate in the competition, as her trainer Fred Vergnoux precluded her from participating in the 5,000 metre, the 1,500 metre, and the 800 metre races.
It was the throwing events which were dominated by Middlesbrough AC athletes with Joe Martin almost back to his best in the discus throwing 47.28 metres for first place.
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Thomas Weston ran a big personal best in the 200 metres of 23.0 and Alex Nixon ran 52.80 seconds in the 400 metres.
Gareth Allen, 19 had strong swims in 50 and 100 metres butterfly.
She achieved the national qualifying time in the 200 metres backstroke.
Daniel Harrison claimed bronze with a fine swim in the 50 metre breaststroke and four new PBs.
More than 95,000 single-phase metres along with 11,000 three-phase metres ran out of order in the year 2017.LAHORE: Electric-energy corporations across the country have provided thousands of customers with defected metres.
(b) to introduce No Stopping on School Entrance Markings restrictions between 8.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday on the following lengths of road:-(i) Beaconsfield Street - west side, from 60.3 metres south of Longley Street northwards for 38 metres; (ii) Bishops Avenue - east side, from 66 metres north of Westgate Road north eastwards for 33 metres; (c) to introduce no waiting restrictions between 8.00am to 9.15am and 4.00pm to 6.00pm Monday to Friday (single yellow lines) on the following lengths of road:-(i) Westgate Road - (1) north side, from 33 metres west of Bishops Avenue westwards for 13.8 metres; (2) north side, from 8.1 metres west of Bishops Avenue westwards for 15.7 metres; (3) north side, from 13 metres east of Bishops Avenue eastwards for 142 metres.
Located 200 metres west of its WLG zone, the Penelton zone assayed a gold-bearing quartz vein reaching up to five metres thick.