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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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The original Pyramid State Park mined pre-law in Perry County is a recreational mecca with untold megaliters of clear water underground and in numerous lakes.
Wasted resources figured graphically in a presentation by Lloyd Martin who quoted the figure formulated by local water experts of one thousand megaliters a day lost in the Kingdom from leakage.
However, the Taskforce also reported that the biofuels industry faces considerable market barriers, including low consumer confidence and high commercial risk, and that, on current settings, the government's biofuel production target of 350 megaliters (ML) by 2010 will not be met.