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  • n. Plural form of litre.

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Examples

  • We'll practice our "ehs?" with the hosers as we get our unschooling tank filled from a to zed. (in litres, of course)

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  • Meanwhile, while they are still freely accessible, we'd like to take a closer look at one article about India's gargantuan endeavor “to link the majority of its major river basins through a vast network of canals, diverting billions of litres from the country's more water-rich river basins to those that are water-deprived.”

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  • You basically breathe out as hard as you can, three times, and your best out of three is your peak flow, measured in litres per minute.

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  • I say "distance" for distance and "mileage" for fuel efficiency, even though that's ususally stated in litres per 100 kilometers (which is a reciprocal measure from the US version: volume/distance instead of distance/volume).

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  • Swap the word litres for pounds and the crazy-money world of the yacht-loving super-rich suddenly seems like another galaxy.

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  • The reusable shower holds 5 gallons approx 20 litres, which is sufficient for 2 - 3 showers.

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  • The total capacity of the tank is 200 litres, while the operational capacity is 125 litres, which is ideally suited for small and medium scale production lines.

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  • Deliveries of fresh milk between January and May made up 71.3 million litres, that is, fell 25 per cent short of deliveries in the same period of

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  • The maximum "debt" which we have found is 15 litres, which is nearly four minutes supply at the maximum rate.

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  • Storage space, for example, is pegged at 308 litres, which isn't that much.

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