Myrialiter
Myrialiter Myr"i*a*li`ter, Myrialitre Myr"i*a*li`tre, n. [F. myrialitre. See {Myria-}, and {Liter}.] A metric measure of capacity, containing ten thousand liters. It is equal to 2641.7 wine gallons. [1913 Webster]

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  • Myrialitre — Myrialiter Myr i*a*li ter, Myrialitre Myr i*a*li tre, n. [F. myrialitre. See {Myria }, and {Liter}.] A metric measure of capacity, containing ten thousand liters. It is equal to 2641.7 wine gallons. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myrĭa — (griech.), in Zusammensetzungen das 10,000 fache; beim metrischen Maßsystem kommen hier und da tatsächlich vor: Myriameter für Längen = 10 km und im Quadrat = 100 qkm sowie Myriagramm für Gewichte = 10 kg, aber weder Myrialiter noch Myriar …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Myriagramm — 10.000 g; Myrialiter = 10.000 l; Myriameter = 10.000 m; Myriar = 10.000 a (1 qkm) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • myria- — [mir′ē ə] [< Gr myrias: see MYRIAD] combining form 1. many, numerous [myriapod] 2. ten thousand; the factor 104 [myrialiter] …   English World dictionary

  • myria- — combining form Etymology: French, from Greek myrios more at myriad 1. : ten thousand myriacoulomb especially in terms belonging to the metric system myriagram …   Useful english dictionary

  • myl. — myl., myrialiter …   Useful english dictionary

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