millilitre

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n millilitre a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
    • ***
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Millilitre A measure of capacity in the metric system, containing the thousandth part of a liter. It is a cubic centimeter, and is equal to .061 of an English cubic inch, or to .0338 of an American fluid ounce.
    • ***
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Millilitre mil′i-lē-tėr the thousandth part of a litre.
    • ***

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. millilitre,; milli-, milli- + litre,. See Liter