from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An old unit, equal to seventy pounds of lead.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Seventy pounds of lead.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A commercial term for 70 pounds of lead. It was legalized by a statute of Edward I.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.