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EtymologyEdit

From French, from Ancient Greek ἑκατόν (hekatón, hundred).

PrefixEdit

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hecto-

  1. In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 100. Symbol: h

Usage notesEdit

This prefix is not used in official scientific contexts. For example, "1 hm" (one hectometre) is written instead as either "100 m" or "0.1 km".

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Further readingEdit

  • hecto- at OneLook Dictionary Search

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EtymologyEdit

From French hecto-, from Ancient Greek ἑκατόν (hekatón, hundred).

PronunciationEdit

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hecto-

  1. hecto-

FrenchEdit

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hecto-

  1. hecto-

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PortugueseEdit

PrefixEdit

hecto-

  1. hecto- (hundred)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • hectolitro in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

RomanianEdit

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hecto-

  1. hecto-

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hecto-

  1. hecto-

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