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Categories: French inventions, Metric system, Articles with short description, International System of Units
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metric system  Symbol  Symbols  French metrical system  metric
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A decimal system of weights and measures based on the meter and the kilogram and the second WordNet 3.0
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A metric system is a system of measurement that succeeded the decimalised system based on the metre introduced in France in the 1790s. Wikipedia
The modern version of that system, Systeme Internationale d'Unites (International System of Units), or SI system of measurements that is based on the base units of the meter/metre, the kilogram, the second, the ampere, the kelvin, the mole, and the candela. Wiktionary
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See Appendix on SI Units. Wiktionary