from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A measure of capacity, once used for corn etc, equal to four pecks

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A dry measure formerly used in Scotland; the fourth part of a boll of grain or meal. The Linlithgow wheat firlot was to the imperial bushel as 998 to 1000; the barley firlot as 1456 to 1000.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The principal dry measure of the old Scottish system.


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