Definition of Hectolitre

1. Noun. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters.

Exact synonyms: Hectoliter, Hl
Generic synonyms: Metric Capacity Unit
Terms within: Dal, Decaliter, Decalitre, Dekaliter, Dekalitre, Dkl
Group relationships: Cubic Meter, Cubic Metre, Kiloliter, Kilolitre



Definition of Hectolitre

1. Noun. A unit of volume equivalent to 100 litres. Symbol: hl ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hectolitre

hectogon
hectogons
hectogram
hectogramme
hectogrammes
hectograms
hectograph
hectographed
hectographing
hectographs
hectokatal
hectokatals
hectokilo-
hectoliter
hectoliters
hectolitre (current term)
hectolitres
hectometer
hectometers
hectometre
hectometres
hectopascal
hectored
hectorer
hectorers
hectorfloresite
hectoring
hectoringly
hectorite
hectorites

Literary usage of Hectolitre

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1. The Technology of Sugar by John Geddes M'Intosh (1916)
"... hectolitres of juice required to obtain hectolitre of syrup of 25° Baume, sp- gr- 1-211- C, kilogrammes of steam to evaporate to obtain hectolitre of ..."

2. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells, George Bliss, Samuel Kneeland, John Trowbridge, Charles Robert Cross (1859)
"Of this arsenical solution, three and a half litres are taken and added to twelve and a half litres of water. A hectolitre of corn ..."

3. The Chemical Trade Journal (1890)
"The amount produced per head of population in Bavaria was 2.47 hectolitres, and in Germany O'gi hectolitre The Bavarian export has increased (roma quarter ..."

4. The United States Magazine and Democratic Review by Carnegie-Mellon University, School of Computer Science (1851)
"18 f. per hectolitre (81 21 the bushel) having been considered always very low ... 50c. per hectolitre, or 95 cents the bushel,—or rather less than half the ..."

5. On the Probable Fall in the Value of Gold: The Commercial and Social by Michel Chevalier (1859)
"The twenty francs with which a hectolitre of wheat can ordinarily be bought, and which are also at the present moment the price of a hectolitre of common ..."

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