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square meter

noun
1.
a unit of area measurement equal to a square measuring one meter on each side. 2 , sq. m.
Abbreviation: m.
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Examples for square meter
  • There is not one square meter in the world that does not belong to somebody.
  • For every square meter of the site, archeologists tabulate exactly what is there and in what amounts.
  • Each night, both kinds of spores rain down on an area of about a square meter on the forest floor.
  • In one day they typically capture one liter of water per square meter of mesh.
  • The pressure generated by the bomb at the hypocenter-the point directly under the blast-was about ten tons per square meter.
  • Now, they are seeing several dozens per square meter.
  • When crowds are moving, there should be no more than two to four people per square meter to prevent injury.
  • At the bottom of a fjord, the water pressure can be hundreds or even thousands of kilograms per square meter.
  • On a normal day, the power focused on the tower could reach four megawatts per square meter-far more than can be safely utilized.
  • The scientists flew up and down the reef taking pictures of every square meter.

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