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[mil-uh-lee-ter] /ˈmɪl əˌli tər/
a unit of capacity equal to one thousandth of a liter, and equivalent to 0.033815 fluid ounce, or 0.061025 cubic inch.
Abbreviation: ml.
Also, especially British, millilitre.
Origin of milliliter
From the French word millilitre, dating back to 1800-10. See milli-, liter Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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Word Origin and History for milliliter

also millilitre, 1802, from French millilitre; see milli- + liter.

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milliliter in Medicine

milliliter mil·li·li·ter (mĭl'ə-lē'tər')
Abbr. ml
A unit of volume equal to one thousandth (10-3) of a liter, 1 cubic centimeter, or about 15 minims.

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milliliter in Science
A unit of liquid volume or capacity in the metric system equal to 0.001 liter. See Table at measurement.
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