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Meters

Meanings and phrases

meters above

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They fly just a few meters above the forest floor.
  • The village is at about 500 meters above sea level.
  • Papër ranges from 60–722 meters above sea level.

square meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The total area enclosed was 15,168 square meters.
  • The station covers around 1,000 square meters.
  • The construction area is 30,000 square meters.

meters above sea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The village is at about 500 meters above sea level.
  • Papër ranges from 60–722 meters above sea level.
  • It is situated about 800 meters above sea level.

cubic meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It can hold water up to 240 million cubic meters.
  • The capacity of the dam is 240 million cubic meters.
  • Its average flow is 37 billion cubic meters per year.

meters high

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The walls of the main hall were 7.2 meters high.
  • Its highest peak, Ostravica, is 918 meters high.
  • Each mural is 11 meters high and 3 meters wide.

meters long

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bath itself is 8 meters wide and 16 meters long.
  • These arrows are normally about 2 meters long.
  • Its dimensions are 650 meters long by 200 meters wide.

meters wide

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The palace was 20 meters tall and 50 meters wide.
  • The bath itself is 8 meters wide and 16 meters long.
  • Each mural is 11 meters high and 3 meters wide.

meters tall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The palace was 20 meters tall and 50 meters wide.
  • The Pillar of Shame is in copper and is 8 meters tall.
  • it forms towers which are meters to tens of meters tall.

hundred meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sound can be heard from three hundred meters away.
  • A few hundred meters from Tel Faher he came under heavy fire.
  • From a few hundred meters they came under heavy fire from Syrian tanks.

meters in height

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Huluganga Falls is about 75 meters in height.
  • It is a perennial grass which may reach 1.6 meters in height.
  • It is a perennial grass which may reach 1.1 meters in height.

meters away

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sound can be heard from three hundred meters away.
  • Neptune is 1500 meters away from the Sun, for example.
  • The closest shell landed 80 meters away from its target.

few meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They fly just a few meters above the forest floor.
  • It ranges from a few meters to several hundred kilometers.
  • The poles also migrate a few meters across Earth's surface.

meters per

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its average flow is 37 billion cubic meters per year.
  • The motor ignite for 2–3 seconds and reached the maximum velocity of 1100 meters per second.
  • In doing such, the top of the ladder is sliding down the wall at a rate of meters per second.

meters deep

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bicolor anthias likes waters 10–70 meters deep.
  • These octopuses are found between 333 and 914 meters deep.
  • It lives 4,828 to 4,838 meters deep.

meters in length

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Ganges river dolphin ranges from 2.3 to 2.6 meters in length.
  • The fish has been known to reach 1.5 meters in length and weigh 1.4 kilograms.
  • This perennial herb has twining or trailing stems which can reach 1.2 meters in length.

million cubic meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It can hold water up to 240 million cubic meters.
  • The capacity of the dam is 240 million cubic meters.
  • The reservoir had a capacity of 2.70 million cubic meters.

meters in diameter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Each is about two meters in diameter, reinforced with a concrete base.
  • The main temple measures 29 meters in diameter and soars up to 30 meters high.
  • The largest of the four towers was built on a stone base 18 meters in diameter.

few hundred meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A few hundred meters from Tel Faher he came under heavy fire.
  • From a few hundred meters they came under heavy fire from Syrian tanks.
  • Small intermediate ridges rise up a few hundred meters to separate these local ravines.

meters below

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The foundations extend two meters below ground level.
  • This airport is 4 meters below sea level.
  • About 400 meters below the town the Glems opens in the Enz.

several meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cycads vary in size from having trunks only a few centimeters to several meters tall.
  • In this area the overlying alluvium varies in thickness from several meters to around .
  • They would receive their official title on several golden plates of several meters tall.

meters per second

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The motor ignite for 2–3 seconds and reached the maximum velocity of 1100 meters per second.
  • In doing such, the top of the ladder is sliding down the wall at a rate of meters per second.
  • The acceleration of gravity at the surface of Mars is calculated to be about 3.7 meters per second.

billion cubic meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its average flow is 37 billion cubic meters per year.
  • Groundwater stocks are estimated at 7 billion cubic meters.
  • Georgian Natural gas consumption stood at 1.8 billion cubic meters in 2007.

meters thick

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is 36 meters high, and three meters thick at the base.
  • The wall of the city is about 5 kilometers long and about 5.4 meters thick.
  • The monastery walls, 732 meters long and 7 meters thick, were constructed in 1654-80.

cubic meters per

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its average flow is 37 billion cubic meters per year.
  • The capacity of the UF treatment plant is 6.6 cubic meters per second (570 000 cubic meters per day).

hundreds of meters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, the station is hundreds of meters south to the road.
  • Groups of Nile crocodiles may travel hundreds of meters from a waterway to feast on a carcass.
  • Their low operating frequency allow them to penetrate hundreds of meters, or even kilometers, below the surface.
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