decaliter

noun
deca·​li·​ter | \ ˈde-kə-ˌlē-tər How to pronounce decaliter (audio) \

Definition of decaliter

First Known Use of decaliter

1810, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for decaliter

French décalitre, from déca- + litre liter

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“Decaliter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decaliter. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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