Pood
Pood Pood, n. [Russ. pud'.] A Russian weight, equal to forty Russian pounds or about thirty-six English pounds avoirdupois. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pood — ( ru. пуд, pud ), is a unit of mass equal to 40 funt (фунт, Russian pound). It is approximately 16.38 kilograms (36.11 pounds).cite journal last = Yakovlev first = V. B. title = Development of Wrought Iron Production journal = Metallurgist volume …   Wikipedia

  • pood — [po͞od] n. [Russ pud < LowG pund < L pondo, POUND1] a Russian unit of weight, equal to 36.11 pounds (16.38 kilograms) …   English World dictionary

  • pood — A pissy mood. Shut up. Jeez, you re in a pood tonight …   Dictionary of american slang

  • pood — A pissy mood. Shut up. Jeez, you re in a pood tonight …   Dictionary of american slang

  • pood — noun Etymology: Russian pud, from Old Russian, from Old Norse pund pound more at pound Date: 1554 a Russian unit of weight equal to about 36.11 pounds (16.38 kilograms) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pood — /poohd/; Russ. /pooht/, n. a Russian weight equal to about 36 pounds avoirdupois (16 kg). [1545 55; < Russ pud < LG or ON pund POUND1] * * * …   Universalium

  • pood — noun A Russian unit of mass used for kettlebells, now rounded off to 16 kg (about 35.274 pounds) …   Wiktionary

  • Pood — Pfote …   Hunsrückisch-Hochdeutsch

  • pood — [[t]pud, put[/t]] n. wam a Russian weight equal to about 36 pounds avoirdupois (16 kg) • Etymology: 1545–55; < Russ pud < LG or ON pund pound I …   From formal English to slang

  • pood —   n. weight, equivalent of 36 lb …   Dictionary of difficult words

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