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 (μL) [mi´kro-le″ter]
one millionth (10−6) of a liter.

mi·cro·li·ter (mcl, mcL),

(mī'krō-lē'tĕr), It is recommended that, in handwritten material and in computer work, this word be written in full, because both human beings and computers may misread the abbreviation μL as mL. Alternatively the abbreviation mcL may be used.
One millionth of a liter.


/mi·cro·li·ter/ (μL) (mi´kro-le″ter) one millionth (10−6) of a liter.

microliter (μL)

a unit of liquid volume equal to one millionth of a liter, or 1 mm3.


(λ) (mī'krō-lē-tĕr)
One millionth of a liter.
Synonym(s): microlitre.

microliter (mīˈ·krō·lēˑ·ter),

n a metric unit of measure defined as one millionth of a liter (0.000001) and written as ml.


one-millionth (10−6) part of a liter, or one-thousandth (10−3) of a milliliter; abbreviated μl.
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Across the range of applications, microliter spectrophotometry is most widely used in academic and other research markets.
In this case, an under-delivery of one microliter in the first dilution causes an 18 percent error, and the error grows with each subsequent dilution to reach 64 percent by the fifth dilution in a series.
One explanation for this failure is the limitations of the gravimetric pipette testing method when working with microliter volumes.
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Designed to use one microliter samples, even high concentration samples without dilution, the NanoDrop ND-1000 Spectrophotometer now allows for measurement of amounts once insufficient for analysis.
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5 to 1000 microliters, they require the exchange of three to four different pipettes in a given method, adding time and unnecessary steps.
According to the company the optimized design of Vivaspin Turbo 15 ensures maximum process speeds down to the last few microliters.