As of Version 9.0, unit functionality is built into the Wolfram Language

is the fundamental CGS unit of length.


  • To use Centimeter, you first need to load the Units Package using Needs["Units`"].
  • Centimeter is equivalent to Meter/100 (SI units).
  • Centimeter is equivalent to approximately 0.393701 Inch.
  • Convert[n Centimeter,newunits] converts n Centimeter to a form involving units newunits.
  • Centimeter is typically abbreviated as cm.