Kilolitre
Kiloliter Kil"o*li`ter, Kilolitre Kil"o*li`tre, n. [F. kilolitre. See {Kilogram}, and {Liter}.] A measure of capacity equal to a cubic meter, or a thousand liters. It is equivalent to 35.315 cubic feet, and to 220.04 imperial gallons, or 264.18 American gallons of 321 cubic inches.

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  • kilolitre — (n.) British English spelling of KILOLITER (Cf. kiloliter); also see RE (Cf. re) …   Etymology dictionary

  • kilolitre — (US kiloliter) ► NOUN ▪ 1,000 litres (equivalent to 220 imperial gallons) …   English terms dictionary

  • KILOLITRE — s. m. Mesure de capacité, qui contient mille litres …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • KILOLITRE — n. m. Mesure de capacité qui contient mille litres …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • kilolitre — noun A unit of volume equivalent to 1000 litres. Symbol: kl …   Wiktionary

  • kilolitre — (ki lo li tr ) s. m. Mesure de capacité qui contient mille litres ; c est ce qu on nomme tonneau de mer. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Kilo...., et litre …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • kilolitre — n. (Kl) measure of volume equal to 1000 liters …   English contemporary dictionary

  • kilolitre — (US kiloliter) (abbrev.: kl) noun 1,000 litres (equivalent to 220 imperial gallons) …   English new terms dictionary

  • kilolitre — /ˈkɪləlitə/ (say kiluhleetuh) noun a unit of capacity in the metric system, equal to 1000 litres. Symbol: kL Also, US, kiloliter. {kilo + litre} …   Australian English dictionary

  • kilolitre —  n.m. Mille litres …   Le dictionnaire des mots absents des autres dictionnaires

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