a cubic meter
Origin of stereFrench stère ; from Classical Greek stereos, solid, cubic: see stereo-
A unit of volume equal to one cubic meter.
Origin of stereFrench stère, from Greek stereos, solid, hard; see ster-1 in Indo-European roots.
- (obsolete) A measure of volume used e.g. for cut wood, equal to one cubic meter.
French stÃ¨re, from Greek ÏƒÏ„ÎµÏÎµÎ¿Ï‚ solid, because the unit was used for solid commodities such as firewood.