A centimetre (abbreviated cm) was a unit of measurement.

According to The I-Spyder Book of Earth Creatures, the Tasmanian tiger was 160 centimetres in length, and the sabre-toothed tiger had two remarkably-sized upper canine teeth, measuring up to 17 centimetres in length. (PROSE: The Last Dodo)

When children disappeared on Dame Kelly Holmes Close, missing ads were placed for some of them. Jane McKillen was described as being 140 cms in height, and Dale Hicks was 150 cms tall. (TV: Fear Her)