kiloliter

noun kilo·li·ter \ ˈki-lə-ˌlē-tər \

Definition of kiloliter

: a unit of capacity equal to 1,000 liters — see Metric System Table

Origin and Etymology of kiloliter

French kilolitre, from kilo- + litre liter


KILOLITER Defined for English Language Learners

kiloliter

Definition of kiloliter for English Language Learners

  • : a unit for measuring the volume of a liquid or gas that is equal to 1,000 liters


Medical Dictionary

kiloliter

noun kilo·li·ter
variants: or chiefly British kilolitre play \ˈkil-ə-ˌlēt-ər\

medical Definition of kiloliter

: 1000 liters

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