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decilitre


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deciliter  \Dec"i*li`ter\,  Decilitre  \Dec"i*li`tre\,  n.  [F. 
  d['e]cilitre;  pref.  d['e]ci-  tenth  (L.  decimus)  +  litre.  See 
  {Liter}.] 
  A  measure  of  capacity  or  volume  in  the  metric  system;  one 
  tenth  of  a  liter,  equal  to  6.1022  cubic  inches,  or  3.38  fluid 
  ounces. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  decilitre 
  n  :  a  metric  unit  of  volume  equal  to  one  tenth  of  a  liter  [syn: 
  {deciliter},  {dl}] 




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