Examples from the Web for centimeter
The daughter had also been exposed and was comatose before she and her mother each received A 250 cubic centimeter transfusion.Infected Ebola Doctor Kent Brantly Is an Endangered Hero|Michael Daly|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
True, this wasn't an outpost set up by Israeli settlers to prevent a centimeter of retreat from the Whole Land.
The knife missed the lung by half a centimeter,—cursed be the devil!The Mystery of the Lost Dauphin|Emilia Pardo Bazn
Growing on old wood and bark in small patches of a few millimeters to a centimeter or more in extent.The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio|A. P. Morgan
This lens has a short focal length usually less than a centimeter.Physics|Willis Eugene Tower
A good, thick cork, quite a centimeter deep, is the obstacle to be pierced for an outlet.The Life of the Fly|J. Henri Fabre
It was no more possible to buy a piece of dynamite for any purpose than to buy a forty-two centimeter siege gun.The Fall of a Nation|Thomas Dixon