decilitre

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decilitre

(ˈdɛsɪˌliːtə) or

deciliter

n
(Units) one tenth of a litre. Symbol: dl
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.decilitre - a metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter
metric capacity unit - a capacity unit defined in metric terms
centiliter, centilitre, cl - a metric unit of volume equal to one hundredth of a liter
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)
Translations
عُشْر لِتْر
decilitr
deciliter
desilitra
deciliter
desílítri
デシリットル
decilitras
decilitrs
deciliter
deciliter

decilitre

deciliter (US) [ˈdesɪˌliːtəʳ] Ndecilitro m

decilitre

(ˈdesiliːtə) noun
a measure of (liquid) capacity equal to one-tenth of a litre.
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The tribunal has conducted an inquiry into whether the dumping and subsidising of PET resin having an intrinsic viscosity of at least 0.70 decilitres per gram but not more than 0.88 decilitres per gram, including PET resin and recycled PET containing 50pc or more virgin PET resin content by weight, originating in or exported from China, India, Oman and Pakistan have caused injury or threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry.
RIGA -- In the first quarter of 2016, beer production in Latvia dropped 16 per cent year-on-year to 1.537 million decilitres, the Excise Goods Administration of the Latvian State Revenue Service (VID) reported.
Pathologist Dr Alan Rees said a post- mortem examination showed there were 481 milligrams of alcohol in 100 decilitres of blood which, he said 'was enough to result in death even in those accustomed to drinking'.