Definition of dl

 (Entry 1 of 3)

deciliter

Definition of DL (Entry 2 of 3)

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dl-

prefix
\ (ˌ)dē-ˈel, ˈdē-ˌel \

Definition of dl- (Entry 3 of 3)

1 or less commonly d,l- : consisting of equal amounts of the dextrorotatory and levorotatory forms of a specified compound dl-tartaric acid
2 : consisting of equal amounts of the d- and l- forms of a specified compound dl- fructose

Examples of dl in a Sentence

Abbreviation (2) He was put on the DL for the remainder of the season.

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“Dl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dl. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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Medical Definition of dl

 (Entry 1 of 3)

deciliter

dl-

prefix

Medical Definition of dl- (Entry 2 of 3)

1 also d,l- : consisting of equal amounts of the dextrorotatory and levorotatory forms of a specified compound usually printed in italicdl-tartaric acid — compare racemic
2 : consisting of equal amounts of the D- and L- forms of a specified compound usually printed as small capitalsDL-fructose — compare racemic

Medical Definition of DL (Entry 3 of 3)

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