decilitre


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  • noun

Synonyms for decilitre

a metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter

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Lead levels of 10 micrograms per decilitre caused almost three times higher levels of antisocial behaviour and also hyperactivity.
The legal limit for driving in the UK is 80mg of alcohol per 100ml or decilitre of blood.
Those with total blood cholesterol readings in the "normal" range below 200 milligrams per decilitre had a 59% reduced risk of developing aggressive tumours.
Tony Woodcocke, Congleton, Cheshire Take 1 decilitre of Worcestershire sauce and reduce by half.
Pathologist Dr Alan Rees said a post- mortem examination showed there were 481 milligrams of alcohol in 100 decilitres of blood which, he said 'was enough to result in death even in those accustomed to drinking'.