deciliter

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noun deci·li·ter \ˈde-sə-ˌlē-tər\

Definition of deciliter

  1. :  a unit of capacity equal to 110 liter — see metric system table

Origin and Etymology of deciliter

French décilitre, from déci- + litre liter


First Known Use: 1801


Medical Dictionary

deciliter

noun deci·li·ter
variants: or chiefly British

decilitre

\ˈdes-ə-ˌlēt-ər\play

Medical Definition of deciliter

  1. :  a metric unit of capacity equal to 110 liter

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