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a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions

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2 Operating costs for the treatment and disposal of wastewater per megaliter (21.
The Hume Dam is the main operating storage for the Murray River system, (26) with a capacity at full supply level of 3,035,500 megaliters and a surface area of some 20,000 hectares.
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.
The huge increase in urban populations require the construction of more than 20,000 new dwellings, 250 kilometers of new roads, and additional infrastructure to supply more than six megaliters of potable water (Asian Development Bank.
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.