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deciliter

de suh lee ter

  • n  a metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter

  • A study that tested children between the ages of 6 months and 5 years found that those with a blood-lead level of 10 mcg per deciliter (the CDC's current safety threshold) had, on .
  • But men produce much more--the average healthy male has 260 to 1,000 nanograms of testosterone per deciliter of blood plasma.
  • During a routine checkup two weeks earlier, Shawntea was found to have a level of 25 micrograms of lead per deciliter of blood.

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