Definition of

Apothecaries' Unit

  1. (noun, quantity) any weight unit used in pharmacy; an ounce is equal to 480 grains and a pound is equal to 12 ounces

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Synonyms of Apothecaries' Unit

apothecaries' weight

Alternate forms of Apothecaries' Unit

Hyponyms: apothecaries' ounce, apothecaries' pound, drachm, drachma, dram, grain, ounce, scruple, troy ounce, troy pound

Hypernyms: weight, weight unit

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