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See also Meter, and -meter

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  • metre (for noun senses 3 to 5)

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From French mètre from Ancient Greek μέτρον (metron), measure)

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Singular
Meter

Plural
Meters

Meter (plural Meters)
  1. (always meter) A device that measures things.
  2. A parking meter.
  3. Patrono:Mostly (elsewhere metre) The base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI), equal to the distance light will travel in a vacuum in 1/299792458 second.
  4. (music) an increment of music; the overall rhythm; particularly, the number of beats in a measure.
  5. Patrono:Prosody The rhythm pattern in a poem.

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Infinitive
to Meter

Third person singular
Meters

Simple past
Metered

Past participle
Metered

Present participle
Metering

to Meter (third-person singular simple present Meters, present participle Metering, simple past and past participle Metered)
  1. To measure with a metering device.

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  • IPA: /ˈmetər/

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Meter m. (plural meters, diminutive metertje, diminutive plural metertjes)

  1. meter, metre (a distance of 100 centimeters. The base unit of the metric system).
  2. meter (a device that measures things).

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Meter f. (plural meters, diminutive metertje, diminutive plural metertjes)

  1. godmother

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Meter m.

  1. metre (unit of length)


This Norwegian entry was created from the translations listed at metre. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see Meter in the Norwegian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2009


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Latin mittere

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meter

  1. to put

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Patrono:Pt-conj


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Latin mittere, present active infinitive of mittō (I send, I put).

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Meter (first-person singular present meto, first-person singular preterite metí, past participle metido)

  1. to put, to insert
  2. Patrono:Reflexive to meddle, interfere

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Patrono:Es-conj-er

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Inflection for Meter Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Base form Meter metern meter meterna
Possessive form Meters meterns meters meternas
  1. a metre; the SI-unit
  2. (music) Rhythm or measure in verse
  3. a meter; a device that measures things.

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Indefinite form plural could also be metrar/metrars


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meter [1]

  1. meter.

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