from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A system of units for measuring dry commodities such as grains, fruits, and vegetables.
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- noun A
unitof volumeused in measuring dry commodities(e.g. grainor fruit).
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- noun a unit of capacity for dry commodities (as fruit or grain)
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