from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A metric unit of volume equal to one-tenth (10-1) of a liter.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. US spelling of decilitre.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. 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 The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the metric system, a measure of capacity equal to one tenth of a liter, or 3.52 English fluidounces, or 3.38 United States fluidounces.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter


deci- +‎ liter (Wiktionary)



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