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 unit of volume used in measuring dry commodities (e.g. grain or fruit).

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

  • noun a unit of capacity for dry commodities (as fruit or grain)


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