half-liter

[haf-lee-ter, hahf-]
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noun

a unit of capacity equal to 500 cubic centimeters.

Nearby words

  1. half-leather,
  2. half-length,
  3. half-life,
  4. half-light,
  5. half-line,
  6. half-long,
  7. half-mad,
  8. half-marathon,
  9. half-mast,
  10. half-mile

Origin of half-liter

First recorded in 1920–25

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