HyperDic: gross_ton

English > 1 sense of the expression gross ton:
NOUNquantitygross ton, long ton, tona British unit of weight equivalent to 2240 pounds
English > gross ton: 1 sense > noun 1, quantity
MeaningA British unit of weight equivalent to 2240 pounds.
Synonymslong ton, ton
Partshundredweight, cwt, long hundredweightA British unit of weight equivalent to 112 pounds
Broaderavoirdupois unitAny of the units of the avoirdupois system of weights
Spanishtonelada
Catalantona

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