centiliter

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

Definition of centiliter

  1. :  a unit of capacity equal to 1100 liter — see metric system table

1801

First Known Use of centiliter

1801


CENTILITER Defined for English Language Learners

centiliter

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

Definition of centiliter for English Language Learners

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


CENTILITER Defined for Kids

centiliter

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noun cen·ti·li·ter \ˈsen-tə-ˌlē-tər\

Definition of centiliter for Students

  1. :  a unit of liquid capacity equal to 1100 liter


Medical Dictionary

centiliter

noun cen·ti·li·ter
variants: or chiefly British

centilitre

\ˈsent-i-ˌlēt-ər, ˈsänt-\play play

Medical Definition of centiliter

  1. :  a unit of liquid capacity equal to 1100 liter

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