HyperDic: cubic_decimetre

English > 1 sense of the expression cubic decimetre:
NOUNquantitycubic decimetre, liter, litre, l, cubic decimetera metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions
English > cubic decimetre: 1 sense > noun 1, quantity
MeaningA metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints).
Synonymsliter, litre, l, cubic decimeter
Part ofdekaliter, dekalitre, decaliter, decalitre, dal, dklA metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
Partsdeciliter, decilitre, dlA metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter
RegionBritaina monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles
Canadaa nation in northern North America
Broadermetric capacity unitA capacity unit defined in metric terms
Spanishdecímetro cúbico, litro, l
Catalandecímetre cúbic, litre, l

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