Definition of myriametre in English:

myriametre

(also myriameter)

noun

  • A unit of length equal to ten thousand metres (approx. 6.2 miles).

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry and the Arts. From myria- + metre, after French myriamètre.

Pronunciation

myriametre

/ˈmɪrɪəˌmiːtə/