milliliter


mil·li·li·ter

noun \ˈmi-lə-ˌlē-tər\

: a measure of capacity equal to 1/1000 liter

Full Definition of MILLILITER

:  a unit of capacity equal to 11000 liter — see metric system table

Origin of MILLILITER

French millilitre, from milli- + litre liter
First Known Use: circa 1810

mil·li·li·ter

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MILLILITER

: one thousandth of a liter—abbreviation milliliter

Variants of MILLILITER

mil·li·li·ter or chiefly British mil·li·li·tre \ˈmil-ə-ˌlēt-ər\

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