from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun The measurement of liquid capacity.
- noun A unit or system of units of liquid capacity.
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- noun countable Any
unit of measurefor measuring the volumeof a liquid.
- noun uncountable The
measurementof the volume of liquids.
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- noun a unit of capacity for liquids (for measuring the volumes of liquids or their containers)
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