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It's about one-tenth as long as a Full Size Bed.
In other words, 23 centimeters is 0.12070 times the length of a Full Size Bed, and the length of a Full Size Bed is 8.2850 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Full-Size mattress measures 190.50 centimeters from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about one-tenth as long as a Twin Size bed.
In other words, 23 centimeters is 0.12070 times the length of a Twin Size bed, and the length of a Twin Size bed is 8.2850 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Twin-Size mattress measures 190.50 centimeters from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about one-tenth as tall as Michael Jordan.
In other words, 23 centimeters is 0.1150 times the height of Michael Jordan, and the height of Michael Jordan is 8.70 times that amount.
(1963-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Chicago Bulls)
Michael Jordan is 198 centimeters tall. While a sophomore in high school, Jordan was about 20 cm shorter and was denied the opportunity to play on the varsity team, supposedly because his coach considered him too short.
It's about one-tenth as long as a Queen Size Bed.
In other words, 23 centimeters is 0.11320 times the length of a Queen Size Bed, and the length of a Queen Size Bed is 8.8340 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Queen-Size mattress measures 203.20 centimeters from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about one-tenth as long as a King Size Bed.
In other words, 23 centimeters is 0.11320 times the length of a King Size Bed, and the length of a King Size Bed is 8.8340 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A King-Size mattress measures 203.20 centimeters from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about one-tenth as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 10 times 23 centimeters.
(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 230 centimeters. 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-tenth as tall as André the Giant.
In other words, the height of André the Giant is 10 times 23 centimeters.
(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
Andr& the Giant, who had a pituitary syndrome called acromegaly, was 220 centimeters tall. Prior to 1973, Roussimoff was billed as having a height of 210 centimeters and his true height is the subject of some dispute.