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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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According to the World Health Organisation agricultural water should have no more than 1,000 bacteria per 100 millilitres.
The machine boasts a maximum output of 12,000 bottles an hour with a filling volume of up to 100 millilitres.
The legal drink-drive limit is 35 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, 80 milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood or 107 milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of urine.
Mr WilliamDavis QC, prosecuting at Stafford Crown Court, claimed 140 millilitres of antifreeze were put into a glass of wine which caused Lee Knight brain damage and left him deaf and blind.
Under the regulation, passengers cannot carry liquid containers of more than 100 millilitres onboard airplanes in their hand luggage.
Mozzyoff is available in two sizes: 15 millilitres (3.
He was driving a Vauxhall Astra on Greenway Road when he was found to have 57 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath.
Tough legal limit for pilots of nine micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath is almost four times stricter than the drink-drive limit, which is 35 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath.
He had 105 milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood in his system.
In Britain, the legal alcohol limits are 35 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, 80 milligrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood and 107 milligrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of urine.
But Shand-Kydd has been told that a sample of her blood taken after she allegedly refused a breath test read 206 milligrammes of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood.
He was driving a Nissan Qashqai on St Athan Road when he was found to have 89 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath.