It's about one-sixtieth as tall as André the Giant
In other words, 37.50 milimeters is 0.02 times the height of André the Giant, and the height of André the Giant is 59 times that amount.(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
Andr& the Giant, who had a pituitary syndrome called acromegaly, was 2,200 milimeters tall. Prior to 1973, Roussimoff was billed as having a height of 2,100 milimeters and his true height is the subject of some dispute.
It's about one-sixtieth as tall as Shaq
In other words, 37.50 milimeters is 0.02 times the height of Shaq, and the height of Shaq is 59 times that amount.(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
Shaq is 2,200 milimeters tall. Shaq maintains an active interest in police work and has served as a reserve officer in both Los Angeles, California and Miami, Florida while playing for NBA franchises in those cities.
It's about one-sixty-fifth as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial)
In other words, 37.50 milimeters is 0.02 times the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial), and the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 63 times that amount.(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 2,300 milimeters. According to the most recent USDA Census of Agriculture, a total of 1,389.59 sq. km (343,374 acres) of Christmas Trees were farmed in the US in 2007.
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It's about one-one-hundredth as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)
In other words, 37.50 milimeters is 0.00919 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 108.8 times that amount.(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 4,079 milimeters. As the longest continuously-produced automobile design — in production for 75 years between 1938 and 2003 — the Beetle was voted the most fourth-most influential car of the twentieth century by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as tall as a Giraffe
In other words, 37.50 milimeters is 0.007 times the height of a Giraffe, and the height of a Giraffe is 150 times that amount.(Giraffa camelopardalis) (Adult, average)
An adult giraffe may grow to be up to 6,000 milimeters tall. Adult giraffes require very little sleep, averaging just 1.9 hours per day.
It's about one-two-hundredth as long as a London bus
In other words, 37.50 milimeters is 0.0045 times the length of a London bus, and the length of a London bus is 224 times that amount.(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)
The Routemaster Double-Decker buses, well-known as icons of London, measure 8,380 milimeters in length. The buses were said to be well-designed for travel in the London traffic, as they offered an open door for riders to board and exit even while the bus was moving at low speeds, and a full-time conductor to collect fares.
It's about one-three-hundredth as tall as a Telephone Pole
In other words, 37.50 milimeters is 0.003 times the height of a Telephone Pole, and the height of a Telephone Pole is 290 times that amount.(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)
A standard telephone pole is 11,000 milimeters tall. Despite alternatives, most telephone poles in the US are made of wood — most commonly pine — and have a lifespan of 25 to 50 years, depending on climate and preservatives applied.