a unit of capacity equal to 1/10 (0.1) liter (about 3.38 U.S. fluid ounces). Abbreviation: dl
Also, especially British, decilitre.

1795–1805; < French décilitre. See deci-, liter Unabridged
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decilitre or (US) deciliter (ˈdɛsɪˌliːtə)
dl one tenth of a litre
deciliter or (US) deciliter

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Example sentences for +decilitre
Hemoglobin the amount of hemoglobin in the blood, expressed in grams per decilitre.
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