- 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, mil·li·li·tre.
Origin of milliliter
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- A unit of volume equal to one thousandth (10-3) of a liter, 1 cubic centimeter, or about 15 minims.
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- A unit of liquid volume or capacity in the metric system equal to 0.001 liter. See Table at measurement.
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