decilitre


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decilitre

(US), deciliter
one tenth of a litre
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She declared: 'A recent WHO report indicates that even blood lead concentrations as low as 5 micrograms per decilitre, which was once thought to be a 'safe level ', may result in decreased intelligence in children, behavioural difficulties and learning problem.'
He had 380mg of alcohol per decilitre of blood in his system, more than 30mg the amount associated with fatalities and just short of the 416mg tragic Amy Winehouse had in her body when she died.
She had 416mg of alcohol per decilitre of blood in her system - the legal driving limit is 80mg.
The inquest heard that at 200mg of alcohol per decilitre of blood, someone would lose control of their reflexes and 350mg was considered a fatal level.