Litre

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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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Meanwhile, lead levels of between 5 and 10 micrograms per decilitre were linked to a reduction in scores for reading (49 per cent lower) and writing (51 per cent lower).
The average cholesterol level was 222 milligrams per decilitre of blood in men and 213 in women.
Toxicology tests showed Andrew Grovell had 273mg of alcohol per decilitre of blood, with his nephew's levels at 187mg of alcohol per decilitre of blood.