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litre

(US), liter
1. one cubic decimetre
2. (formerly) the volume occupied by 1 kilogram of pure water at 4?C and 760 millimetres of mercury. This is equivalent to 1.000 028 cubic decimetres or about 1.76 pints

liter, litre

A metric unit of volume equal to 1/1000 cubic meter; equal to 61.03 cubic inches.

litre

A series of coats of arms of the pious founders of certain churches in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.
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5 million hectolitres in 2001 and has a 50 per cent market share in China's Guangdong province.
Wine production in France has increased from 55 million hectolitres in 1997 to 59 million hectolitres last year.
With a total volume of 109 million hectolitres Heineken ranks second in the world beer market in profitability.
The allocation of 950,000 hectolitres is sufficient to meet the local needs of Angola.
But the predicted 177 million hectolitres will still be an improvement on the last three marketing years, which were plagued by low wine production due to bad weather across Europe and outbreaks of downy mildew in Spain.
8 million hectolitres, with lower volumes in the Netherlands and Greece in particular being compensated by higher volumes in Spain and the United States.
THE EUROPEAN Union's (EU) management committee for wine has agreed that Hungary be allowed to make a "crisis distillation" of 400,000 hectolitres of table wine, paying subsidies of Euro 1.
With a total volume of 109 million hectolitres, Heineken ranks second in the world beer market in profitability.
5 million hectolitres of beer in 2001 and 400,000 hectolitres of premix.
The brewery, located in Karlsruhe, had a sales volume of 200,000 hectolitres in 2003 and employs 86 people.
It has considerable excess capacity and would be capable of producing up to 3 million hectolitres of beer per year on a market totalling 7.
The following chart sets out the per hectolitre results(1) for the third quarter based on the number of hectolitres produced and sold by the Company: