decalitre

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decalitre

(ˈdɛkəˌliːtə) or

decaliter

n
(Units) ten litres. One decalitre is equal to about 2.2 imperial gallons. Symbol: dal
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Noun1.decalitre - a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
metric capacity unit - a capacity unit defined in metric terms
cubic decimeter, cubic decimetre, l, liter, litre - a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints)
hectoliter, hectolitre, hl - a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters
Translations

decalitre

decaliter (US) [ˈdekəˌliːtəʳ] Ndecalitro m

decalitre

, (US) decaliter
nDekaliter m or nt
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The plant is equipped with Tetra Pak machines, and will produce nearly a dozen types of fruit juices under the brand name "8-YAP" in the amount of 2 million decaliters a year.
8m decaliters sales volume for 2011, which is above our forecast of 13.
8 million decaliters (168 million gallons) of beer in January-October, roughly 19% more than in the same period last year.