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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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1 Operating costs for the treatment of drinking water per megaliter (22.
Next, county level crop water use was estimated by multiplying the total acreage in each tillage group (irrigated CT or irrigated CsT) by the AdjWR and converting to megaliters (ML) of water.
However, the Taskforce also reported that the biofuels industry faces considerable market barriers, including low consumer confidence and high commercial risk, and that, on current settings, the government's biofuel production target of 350 megaliters (ML) by 2010 will not be met.