Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A unit of weight, rarely used except in the trade of precious metals, equal to 5760 grains, 12 troy ounces, or 373.2417 grams.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an apothecary weight equal to 12 ounces or 373.242 grams

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.