centiliter


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cen·ti·li·ter

 (sĕn′tə-lē′tər)
n. Abbr. cl
A metric unit of volume equal to one hundredth (10-2) of a liter.

cen•ti•li•ter

(ˈsɛn tlˌi tər)

n.
1/100 of a liter, equivalent to 0.6102 cubic inch, or 0.338 U.S. fluid ounce. Abbr.: cl
[1795–1805; < French]

cen·ti·li·ter

(sĕn′tə-lē′tər)
A unit of volume in the metric system equal to 0.01 liter. See Table at measurement.
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Noun1.centiliter - a metric unit of volume equal to one hundredth of a liter
metric capacity unit - a capacity unit defined in metric terms
cc, cubic centimeter, cubic centimetre, milliliter, millilitre, ml, mil - a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
deciliter, decilitre, dl - a metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter
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centiliter
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