Hectostere
Hectostere Hec"to*stere, n. [F. hectost[`e]re; Gr. ? hundred + F. st[`e]re.] A measure of solidity, containing one hundred cubic meters, and equivalent to 3531.66 English or 3531.05 United States cubic feet. [1913 Webster]

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  • hectostere — s. m. Cem esteres. = HECTOSTÉRICO, HECTOSTÉREO …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • hectostere — /hek teuh stear /, n. a unit of capacity equal to 100 steres, or 131 cubic yards. Also, hektostere. [1860 65; < F hectostère. See HECTO , STERE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hectostere — /hek teuh stear /, n. a unit of capacity equal to 100 steres, or 131 cubic yards. Also, hektostere. [1860 65; < F hectostère. See HECTO , STERE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • hectostère — (è kto stè r ) s. m. Mesure de 100 stères. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Hect.... ou hecto...., et stère …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Hektoster — Hek|to|ster 〈a. [′ ] n.; s, ; ; veraltet〉 Holzmaß, 100 Ster [<grch. hekaton „hundert“ + stereos „starr, fest“] * * * Hek|to|ster , der; s, e u. s <aber: 3 > [frz. hectostère, zu: hecto (hekt , Hekt ) u. stère, ↑ Ster]: (bes. für Holz… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Stère — (franz., spr. Stähr), die Einheit des neuern französischen Körper od. Raummaßes, bes. für Holz = 1 Cubikmètre (s. Mètre) = 0,296 preußische Klafter = 32 preußische Quadratfuß; 1 S. zerfällt in 10 Décistères; 10 S. = 1 Decastère, 100 S. = 1… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • hektostere — /hek teuh stear /, n. hectostere. * * * …   Universalium

  • stere — /stear/, n. a cubic meter equivalent to 35.315 cubic feet or 1.3080 cubic yards, used to measure cordwood. Abbr.: st [1790 1800; < F stère < Gk stereós solid] * * * ▪ unit of measurement       metric unit of volume equal to one cubic metre, or… …   Universalium

  • гектостер — а, м. hectostère m. Фр. мера, равная 3500 кубическим футам. Чудинов 1902 …   Исторический словарь галлицизмов русского языка

  • hectostéreo — s. m. [Pouco usado] O mesmo que hectostere …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

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