kiloliter

noun
kilo·​li·​ter | \ ˈki-lə-ˌlē-tər How to pronounce kiloliter (audio) , ˈkē-lə- \

Definition of kiloliter

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

First Known Use of kiloliter

1810, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for kiloliter

French kilolitre, from kilo- + litre liter

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“Kiloliter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kiloliter. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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kiloliter

noun
kilo·​li·​ter
variants: or chiefly British kilolitre \ ˈkil-​ə-​ˌlēt-​ər How to pronounce kiloliter (audio) \

Medical Definition of kiloliter

: 1000 liters

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