Definition of decameter in English:


(also dekameter, dam, dkm)

Pronunciation /ˈdekəˌmēdər/ /ˈdɛkəˌmidər/

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  • A metric unit of length, equal to 10 meters.

    ‘In this study, we also used the horizontal visibility data determined by meteorological observers in decameters (dm).’
    • ‘‘There's a boat on our tail, and they sent a warning shot about fifty decameters from the boat,’ Armon yelled.’