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Hectolitre(s)

HL British & World English

(In the UK) House of Lords

hectolitre British & World English

A metric unit of capacity equal to one hundred litres, used especially for wine, beer, grain, and other agricultural produce

hl in hectolitre British & World English

A metric unit of capacity equal to one hundred litres, used especially for wine, beer, grain, and other agricultural produce

House of Lords New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

chamber of UK parliament composed of peers and bishops

Mencken, H. L. British & World English

(1880–1956), American journalist and literary critic; full name Henry Louis Mencken. In his book The American Language (1919) he opposed the dominance of European culture in America