Medical Dictionary

avoirdupois

adj av·oir·du·pois \ˌav-ərd-ə-ˈpiz, -ˈpwä\

Medical Definition of AVOIRDUPOIS

:  expressed in avoirdupois weight <avoirdupois units> <5 ounces avoirdupois> <2 avoirdupois ounces>
May 28, 2015
fictioneer Hear it
someone who writes fiction
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