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centiliter

noun cen·ti·li·ter \ˈsen-ti-ˌlē-tər, ˈsän-\

: a unit for measuring the volume of a liquid or gas that is equal to 1/100 liter or 10 cubic centimeters

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First Known Use of CENTILITER

1801
CENTILITER Defined for Kids

centiliter

noun cen·ti·li·ter \ˈsen-tə-ˌlē-tər\

Definition of CENTILITER for Kids

:  a unit of liquid capacity equal to 1100 liter
Medical Dictionary

centiliter

noun cen·ti·li·ter

Medical Definition of CENTILITER

:  a unit of liquid capacity equal to 1100 liter

Variants of CENTILITER

cen·ti·li·ter or chiefly British cen·ti·li·tre \ˈsent-i-ˌlēt-ər, ˈsänt-\

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