Definition of milliliter in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmiləˌlēdər/
(British millilitre , abbreviation ml)


One thousandth of a liter (0.002 pint).
Example sentences
  • The beauty of this scale is that not only can you switch between kilograms and pounds, it also copes with measuring liquids in fluid ounces or millilitres.
  • Your baby's milk intake should still be 500 to 600 millilitres (one pint) per day.
  • My practice has always been to use 5 milliliters in 500 milliliters of water for the 1: 100 dilution, which may account for the lengthy developing times with some films, but it works just fine.

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Syllabification: mil·li·li·ter

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