Definition of Dekaliter

1. Noun. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.

Exact synonyms: Dal, Decaliter, Decalitre, Dekalitre, Dkl
Generic synonyms: Metric Capacity Unit
Terms within: Cubic Decimeter, Cubic Decimetre, L, Liter, Litre
Group relationships: Hectoliter, Hectolitre, Hl

Definition of Dekaliter

1. n. Same as Decaliter.

Definition of Dekaliter

1. Noun. (alternative form of decaliter) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dekaliter

 dejerationsdejeunedejeunerdejeunersdejeunesdejitterizerdejitterizersdejunkdejunkeddejunking dejunksdekdeka-dekagramdekagramsdekaliter (current term)dekalitersdekalitredekalitresdekalogy dekameterdekametersdekametredekametresdekametricdekaredekaresdekasteredekasteresdeke

Literary usage of Dekaliter

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Will's Commercial Arithmetic: Presenting the Best Usage in Modern Business by William Russell Will (1913)
"Of grains, fruits, vegetables, the hektoliter, like the bushel, is used to express large quantities (wholesale); and the dekaliter or liter, ..."

2. New Commercial Arithmetic by John Henry Moore (1907)
"1 liter = 1.0567 liquid quarts. 1 dry quart = 1.101 liters. 1 liter = .908 of a dry quart. 1 liquid gallon = .3785 of a dekaliter. ..."

3. Commercial Arithmetic by Oscar F. Williams (1894)
"1 peck = .881 of a dekaliter. 1 bushel = .2524 of a hektoliter. 1 liter = 1.0567 liquid quarts ... 1 dekaliter = 1.135 pecks. 1 hektoliter = 2.8375 bushels. ..."