decilitre


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decilitre

(ˈdɛsɪˌliːtə) or

deciliter

n
(Units) one tenth of a litre. Symbol: dl
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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)
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Translations
عُشْر لِتْر
decilitr
deciliter
desilitra
deciliter
desílítri
デシリットル
decilitras
decilitrs
deciliter
deciliter

decilitre

deciliter (US) [ˈdesɪˌliːtəʳ] Ndecilitro m
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decilitre

(ˈdesiliːtə) noun
a measure of (liquid) capacity equal to one-tenth of a litre.
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Professor Omokhodion, an occupational medicine and community medicine expert said that a significant proportion of children have blood lead levels of 10 micrograms per decilitre and above.
'Some samples had high content of lead, above the normal range of five micrograms per decilitre in children and 10 micrograms per decilitre in adult,' he said.
According to pictures gone viral on Facebook, the suspect was found to have a blood alcohol content of 0.15 grams per decilitre (or 1.50 grams per litre) - three times Cambodia's legal driving limit.
The hearing yesterday was told that the Back To Black star was more than five times the legal drink-drive limit when she died, having 416mg of alcohol per decilitre of blood in her system - the legal driving limit is 80mg.