pennyweight


pen·ny·weight

noun \ˈpe-nē-ˌwāt\

Definition of PENNYWEIGHT

:  a unit of weight equal to 120 Troy ounce — see weight table

First Known Use of PENNYWEIGHT

14th century

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pen·ny·weight

noun \ˈpen-ē-ˌwāt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PENNYWEIGHT

: a unit of weight equal to 24 grains

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