half-liter

[ haf-lee-ter, hahf- ]
/ ˈhæfˈli tər, ˈhɑf- /

noun

a unit of capacity equal to 500 cubic centimeters.

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Origin of half-liter

First recorded in 1920–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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