Abaseline, or starting point, for birth length was taken to be 49 centimetres
and for head circumference 33 centimetres
Use of asthma |inhalers was found to cut half a centimetre
from an average annual growth rate of six to nine centimetres
Where we have gone wrong in this country is to ignore centimetres
and express all measurements less than one metre in millimetres, which are much more difficult to comprehend.
Two to five centimetres
of snow is likely, with 10-20 centimetres
in places, mainly northern Scotland, Northern Ireland, north Wales and the Midlands.
When the snow stops and if the snow accumulation reaches eight centimetres
, plows will be sent to the local roads.
They found that for every extra 10 centimetres
in height, the overall risk of developing cancer increased by 11% for men and 18% for women.
The level of Amur river, which serves as a natural border with China where it is known as the Heilongjiang river, has already risen to 805 centimetres
(26 feet) around Khabarovsk, a city of 600,000, said Yury Varakin, head of the situation centre at Russian state weather service Rosgidromet.
The article starts by saying snow is expected - up to five centimetres
- which will cause chaos.
The vehicle is 368 centimetres
long, 167 centimetres
wide, 160 centimetres
high and has a wheelbase of 230 centimetres
As of 9 am (0000 GMT) Thursday, the fresh snowfall pushed the levels to 275 centimetres
in Aomori prefecture in the far north of the country's main island, 204 centimetres
in Tottori in the west, and 202 centimetres
in Niigata, on the coast of the island's centre, the agency said.