dekaliter

noun
deka·​li·​ter | \-ˌlē-tər \

Definition of dekaliter 

: a unit of capacity equal to 10 liters — see Metric System Table

First Known Use of dekaliter

circa 1879, in the meaning defined above

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dekaliter

noun
deka·​li·​ter
variants: or decaliter or chiefly British decalitre \ -​ˌlēt-​ər \

Medical Definition of dekaliter 

: a metric unit of capacity equal to 10 liters

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