square meter

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n square meter a centare is 1/100th of an are
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Usage

In literature:

The hammer consists of a roughly squared beam, 4 meters in length, and of 0.25 m. section.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 430, March 29, 1884" by Various
A square meter of lead of the thickness of 0.001 meter weighs about 11 kilos.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 598, June 18, 1887" by Various
A steel boiler of 80 square meters (860 square feet) heating surface, and 6 atmospheres (90 lb.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 795, March 28, 1891" by Various
The whole establishment, including the gardens, has an extent of fifty-five hundred square meters.
"Deaconesses in Europe" by Jane M. Bancroft
The highest charge is 9.5 cents per square meter a day for meat stalls.
"A Terminal Market System" by Mrs. Elmer Black
They were merely shafts, two meters square, lined with doorways, ventilator grilles, and fluoropanels.
"Industrial Revolution" by Poul William Anderson
The unit of surface is the are, which is 100 square meters.
"The Style Book of The Detroit News" by The Detroit News
The spawn resulted in a surface film covering roughly one square meter.
"Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Smilisca" by William E. Duellman
It was possible in this way to cover an area of more than one meter square completely with the streams.
"The inventions, researches and writings of Nikola Tesla" by Thomas Commerford Martin
One map showed a runway system extending across 140 square meters and including 12 underground burrows.
"A Population Study of the Prairie Vole (Microtus ochrogaster) in Northeastern Kansas" by Edwin P. Martin
The owner wanted ninety centimes (approximately seventeen cents) a square meter.
"With the Doughboy in France" by Edward Hungerford
To produce 25 liters of oxygen per hour, an area of 8.3 square meters (85 square feet) would be required.
"Significant Achievements in Space Bioscience 1958-1964" by National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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In news:

Created with Dataton Watchout, the show consists of images (stills, video and graphics) projected onto the 1,200 square meter facade of the city's art museum.
France's Thales Group will today officially open a new 6,000 square meter maintenance center for the Airbus A380 in Singapore.
The new Oxford campus will constitute more than 14,200 square meters and will serve as the institution's global headquarters.
The 24 meters (78.74 feet) Christmas tree is lit in St Peter's square at the Vatican, Friday, Dec 14, 2012.
Backyard cottages — from 800-square-foot (74-square-meter) bungalows to Lilliputian studio cabins — are springing up behind houses in many cities, some of which have changed zoning laws to accommodate them.
FPS network member Sinergy Cargo has opened a 105,000-square-meter cargo terminal in Arquata Scrivia, Italy, near the Genoa port.
There is also a 600-square- meter home near the Luxembourg Gardens.
DAFTdATA's Chris Crockford—always up for an idiosyncratic project—supplied 8 square meters of Artistic Licence Pixi-Web for the Royal Institution of Great Britain 's 2007 Christmas lectures.
The international technology giant on Monday launched its "Campus Tel Aviv," a 1,500 square foot (140 square meter) space that will hold regular events for local entrepreneurs and offer access to Google staff and other industry experts.
Italian label converter Pilot Italia SpA has recently opened a new plant in Cornate D'Adda (province of Monza and Brianza) covering an area of 20,000 square meters.
Announced that Large Screen Video Imaging has taken initial delivery of a 50 square meter order of Versa TILE.
The report laid blame for the allegedly poor parking-meter lease agreement squarely on Volpe.
40 Square Meters of Germany.
The Potential of Van Bo's 'One Square Meter House'.
Designer Van Bo Le-Mentzel takes a philosophical approach to the small housing movement, devising plans for a portable living space that occupies just one square meter.
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In science:

Several experiments measured constraints over scales of a few hundred meters by detecting deviations from an inverse-square falloff of g as one ascends a tower.
New Regions for a Chameleon to Hide
Fig. 5 shows a fully assembled square meter of electronics.
Progress towards a Technological Prototype for a Semi-Digital Hadron Calorimeter based on Glass RPCs
H (t) is the standard Heaviside step function, c = 3 × 108 m/s, r is the running position along the neutrino tra jectory (measured in meters, r = 0 is the creation region), the source-detector distance L is in meters, the mass-squared difference ∆m2 is in eV2 , and the neutrino energy Eν is in MeV2 .
Neutrino oscillations with disentanglement of a neutrino from its partners
In this case, the photodetectors are usually arranged to form planes of up to a few squared meters, ideally with no dead space between pixels.
CLARO-CMOS, a very low power ASIC for fast photon counting with pixellated photodetectors
If the dark matter in our galactic halo consists of TeV-scale particles, then millions of such particles travel through each square meter of our solar system each second.
High-Energy Neutrino Astronomy: Opportunities For Particle Physics
The production rate of more than 1000 square meters per day is possible.
Particle Detector R&D
However, microcalorimeter arrays are small, ∼1 cm2 , and need to be cooled to ∼70 mK, so that scaling up to square meter areas is unrealistic.
The Extreme Physics Explorer
To reach a collecting area of several square meters requires a ∼5 m diameter mirror.
The Extreme Physics Explorer
Both von Neumann and AAV use a “meter” Hilbert space M defined as the space of all square integrable complex-valued functions on the real line R.
What do quantum "weak" measurements actually measure?
More precisely, it assumes the AAV preparation Hamiltonian with a non-real meter state which is the AAV meter state (the square root of a Gaussian) multiplied by a complex function of modulus 1, so the new meter state defines the same Gaussian probability distribution in position space as the AAV meter state.
What do quantum "weak" measurements actually measure?
With square-meter scale telescopes and sensitive photodetectors, the UV emission from the highest energy air showers can be observed at distances in excess of 30 km from the shower axis.
A Study of the Effect of Molecular and Aerosol Conditions in the Atmosphere on Air Fluorescence Measurements at the Pierre Auger Observatory
Jim Matthews reported on CASA-MIA, the giant (480 meters square), beautifully instrumented air shower array centered on the Fly’s Eye II site in Utah.
Summary of Nuclear and Particle Astrophysics Sessions
We discuss the advantages of an electronically steerable interferometer of a million square meters collecting area operating at cm-wavelengths as a phased array and in conjunction with other antennas in VLBI mode.
SKA in VLBI: Impact on Studies of Small Scale Structures in Active Galactic Nuclei
With a collecting area of order of a million square meters, SKA can provide a break-through to imaging in radio astronomy and to our knowledge about the Universe.
SKA in VLBI: Impact on Studies of Small Scale Structures in Active Galactic Nuclei
The sensitivity intended for EXIST (< 0.1 mCrab) requires several square meters of detector material.
Design and Testing of a Prototype Pixellated CZT Detector and Shield for Hard X-Ray Astronomy
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