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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The legal level in the rest of Britain remains 80mg per 100 millilitres.
He was driving a Mercedes Sprinter on the M4 when he was found to have 81 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath.
He was said to have 92 microgrammes of alcohol per 100 millilitres of breath, which is more than twice the legal limit of 35 microgrammes per 100 millilitres.
They found the waters contained 60,000 to 70,000 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 LF 200 FD is equipped with two closing stations and is capable of handling a wide range of closure types including pipettes, droppers, dosing cups, spray pumps, plugs, plungers and screw caps.
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 (3.99 [pounds sterling]) or 100 millilitres (9.95 [pounds sterling]).
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.