### Definition of Myriameter

1. Noun. A metric unit of length equal to 10,000 meters.

Exact synonyms: Mym, Myriametre
Generic synonyms: Metric Linear Unit
Terms within: Kilometer, Kilometre, Klick, Km

### Definition of Myriameter

1. n. A metric measure of length, containing ten thousand meters. It is equal to 6.2137 miles.

### Definition of Myriameter

1. Noun. (alternative form of myriametre) ¹

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### Literary usage of Myriameter

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1. Duties and Powers of the Interstate Commerce Commission: Hearings Before the by United States Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate Commerce, United States 58th Congress, 3d session, 1904-1905. Senate. [from old catalog] (1905)
"For each square myriameter we figure in our old Europe only 2.8 kilometers of track, one-third less than in the United States. Among all the States of the ..."

2. Numbers Applied: A Complete Arithmetic by Andrew Jackson Rickoff (1886)
"in a myriameter (Mm.) ? In a (Km.) ? ... (Hm.) in a myriameter (Mm.) ? In a Mometer (Km.) ? 4. How many Km. in a Mm. ? 5. What part of a m. is a decimeter ..."

3. A Mental Arithmetic: Based on Analysis and Induction by George Washington Hull (1896)
"myriameter? 2. Millimeters in a meter? Decimeter? Centimeter? 3. ... How many mill's in a myriameter? 10. How many miles in 24 kilometers ? ..."

4. Numbers Applied: A Complete Arithmetic for Intermediate and Grammar Schools by Andrew Jackson Rickoff (1886)
"The names of the denominations may be readily learned by repeating only parts of the names, thus: milli, centi, deci, meter, deka, hekto, kilo, myriameter. ..."

5. Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by William B. Dana (1866)
"... the new weights and measures to ом another, and to those at present in use among us : Names. 1 myriameter 1 kilometer 1 hectometer 1 decameter 1 METER ..."

6. Higher Arithmetic by Wooster Woodruff Beman, David Eugene Smith (1900)
"A myriameter = 10000 meters. A kilometer (km) = 1000 " A ... A square myriameter = 100000000 square meters. ... A cubic myriameter = 1012 cubic meters. ..."