HyperDic: dry_measure

English > 1 sense of the expression dry measure:
NOUNquantitydry measure, dry unita unit of capacity for dry commodities (as fruit or grain)
English > dry measure: 1 sense > noun 1, quantity
MeaningA unit of capacity for dry commodities (as fruit or grain).
Synonymdry unit
NarrowerBritish capacity unit, Imperial capacity unitA unit of measure for capacity officially adopted in the British Imperial System
United States dry unitA unit of measurement of capacity for dry substances officially adopted in the United States Customary System
ardebA unit of dry measure used in Egypt
ephah, ephaAn ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure equal to about a bushel
Broadervolume unit, capacity unit, capacity measure, cubage unit, cubic measure, cubic content unit, displacement unit, cubature unitA unit of measurement of volume or capacity
Spanishmedida para áridos

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