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.
References in periodicals archive ?
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.
He had 380mg of alcohol per decilitre of blood in his system, more than 30mg the amount associated with fatalities and just short of the 416mg tragic Amy Winehouse had in her body when she died.
She had 416mg of alcohol per decilitre of blood in her system - the legal driving limit is 80mg.