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dekaliter

or decaliter

[dek-uh-lee-ter] /ˈdɛk əˌli tər/
noun
1.
a unit of capacity equal to 10 liters (9.08 quarts U.S. dry measure or 2.64 gallons U.S. liquid measure).
Abbreviation: dal.
Also, especially British, dekalitre.
Origin of dekaliter
1800-1810
From the French word décalitre, dating back to 1800-10. See deka-, liter
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