Equator is called a metre, and adopted as the unit of length (I) ; its square and cube are taken as standards of surface, capacity, and solidity, and the weight of a cube of distilled water, at the temperature of 4° centigrade (39.2° Fahr.), having... Stanford's Paris Guide - Page 13by Stanford (Edward) ltd - 1862 - 215 pagesFull view - About this book
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...and solidity, and the weight of a cube of water, at the temperature of 4° centigrade (39.2° Fahr.), **having its side equal to the hundredth part of a metre, is the** gramme or unit of weight. The following tables will be found useful in converting the present French... | |
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| A. and W. Galignani and Co - Paris (France) - 1866 - 612 pages
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