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LITRE. A French measure of capacity. It is of the size of a decimetre, or one-tenth part of a cubic metre. It is equal to 61.028 cubic inches. Vide Measure.

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6 litres and 2 litres; and 142% on cars with a capacity of more than 2 litres.
11 a litre in 10 reductions between August and February and diesel by ` 12.
5 billion litres as the average petrol price hovered around 130p a litre.
13 per litre while price of HSD will be increased from recent price of Rs 112.
Shaving with the tap running: six litres per minute; using a cup: one litre; in a plugged sink: six litres.
The improvement in quality increased the price per litre from 17.
73 per litre bringing down the commodity price from Rs 112.