hectoliter


hec·to·li·ter

noun \ˈhek-tə-ˌlē-tər\

Definition of HECTOLITER

:  a unit of capacity equal to 100 liters — see metric system table

Origin of HECTOLITER

French hectolitre, from hect- + litre liter
First Known Use: 1810

hec·to·li·ter

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HECTOLITER

: a metric unit of capacity equal to 100 liters

Variants of HECTOLITER

hec·to·li·ter or chiefly British hec·to·li·tre \ˈhek-tə-ˌlēt-ər\

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