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1. The measurement of liquid capacity.
2. A unit or system of units of liquid capacity.
(Units) a unit or system of units for measuring volumes of liquids or their containers
the system of volumetric units ordinarily used in measuring liquid commodities, as milk or oil.
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|Noun||1.||liquid measure - a unit of capacity for liquids (for measuring the volumes of liquids or their containers)|
capacity measure, capacity unit, cubage unit, cubature unit, cubic content unit, cubic measure, displacement unit, volume unit - a unit of measurement of volume or capacity
United States liquid unit - a liquid unit officially adopted in the United States Customary System
British capacity unit, Imperial capacity unit - a unit of measure for capacity officially adopted in the British Imperial System; British units are both dry and wet
arroba - a liquid measure (with different values) used in some Spanish speaking countries
bath - an ancient Hebrew liquid measure equal to about 10 gallons
mutchkin - a Scottish unit of liquid measure equal to 0.9 United States pint
oka - a Turkish liquid unit equal to 1.3 pints
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