hectoliter

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hec·to·li·ter

 (hĕk′tə-lē′tər)
n. Abbr. hl
A metric unit of volume equal to 100 liters.

hec•to•li•ter

or hek•to•liter

(ˈhɛk təˌli tər)

n.
a unit of capacity equal to 100 liters (2.8378 U.S. bushels or 26.418 U.S. gallons). Abbr.: hl
[1800–10; < French hectolitre]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hectoliter - a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters
metric capacity unit - a capacity unit defined in metric terms
dal, decaliter, decalitre, dekaliter, dekalitre, dkl - a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
cubic meter, cubic metre, kiloliter, kilolitre - a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 1000 liters