milliliter


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mil·li·li·ter

 (mĭl′ə-lē′tər)
n. Abbr. mL or ml
A unit of volume equal to one thousandth (10-3) of a liter. See Table at measurement.

mil•li•li•ter

(ˈmɪl əˌli tər)

n.
a unit of capacity equal to 1/1000 of a liter, equivalent to 0.033815 fluid ounce, or 0.061025 cubic inch. Abbr.: ml
[1800–10; < French millilitre]

mil·li·li·ter

(mĭl′ə-lē′tər)
A unit of fluid volume or capacity in the metric system equal to 0.001 liter. See Table at measurement.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.milliliter - a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a litermilliliter - a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
metric capacity unit - a capacity unit defined in metric terms
cubic millimeter, cubic millimetre - a metric measure of volume or capacity equal to a cube 1 millimeter on each edge
centiliter, centilitre, cl - a metric unit of volume equal to one hundredth of a liter
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milliliter

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