Fluidounce
Fluidounce \Flu"id*ounce`\, n. See {Fluid ounce}, under {Fluid}. [1913 Webster]

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  • fluidounce — fluid ounce n. Abbr. fl. oz. 1. A unit of volume or capacity in the U.S. Customary System, used in liquid measure, equal to 29.57 milliliters (1.804 cubic inches). 2. A unit of volume or capacity in the British Imperial System, used in liquid and …   Universalium

  • fluidounce — A measure of capacity : 8 fluidrams. The imperial f. is a measure containing 1 avoirdupois ounce, 437.5 grains, of distilled water at 15.6°C, and equals 28.4 ml; the U.S. f. is 1/128 gallon, contains 454.6 grains of distilled water at 25°C, and… …   Medical dictionary

  • fluidounce — n. US a fluid ounce (see OUNCE(1)). * * * noun 1. a British imperial unit of capacity or volume (liquid or dry) equal to 8 fluid drams or 28.416 cubic centimeters (1.734 cubic inches) • Syn: ↑fluid ounce • Hypernyms: ↑British capacity unit, ↑Impe …   Useful english dictionary

  • fluid drachm — noun 1. a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 60 minims or 3.5516 cubic centimeters • Syn: ↑fluidram, ↑fluid dram, ↑drachm • Hypernyms: ↑British capacity unit, ↑Imperial capacity unit • Part Holo …   Useful english dictionary

  • fluid dram — noun 1. a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 60 minims or 3.5516 cubic centimeters • Syn: ↑fluidram, ↑fluid drachm, ↑drachm • Hypernyms: ↑British capacity unit, ↑Imperial capacity unit • Part …   Useful english dictionary

  • fluid ounce — noun 1. a British imperial unit of capacity or volume (liquid or dry) equal to 8 fluid drams or 28.416 cubic centimeters (1.734 cubic inches) • Syn: ↑fluidounce • Hypernyms: ↑British capacity unit, ↑Imperial capacity unit • Part Holonyms: ↑gill …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tinospora cordifolia — Taxobox name = Tinospora cordifolia regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ranunculales familia = Menispermaceae genus = Tinospora species = T. cordifolia binomial = Tinospora cordifolia binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Tablespoon — An old fashioned but convenient household measure of capacity. A tablespoon holds about 3 teaspoons, each containing about 5 cc, so a tablespoon = about 15 cc of fluid. * * * A large spoon, used as a measure of the dose of a medicine, equivalent… …   Medical dictionary

  • fluidrachm, fluidram — A measure of capacity : 18 of a fluidounce; a teaspoonful. The imperial f. contains 54.8 grains of distilled water, and equals 3.55 ml; the U.S. f. contains 57.1 grains of distilled water and equals 3.70 ml …   Medical dictionary

  • fluid ounce — noun 1》 Brit. a unit of capacity equal to one twentieth of a pint (approximately 0.028 litre). 2》 (also fluidounce) US a unit of capacity equal to one sixteenth of a US pint (approximately 0.03 litre) …   English new terms dictionary

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