Winchester bushel

noun
Win·​ches·​ter bushel | \ ˈwinˌchestə(r)-, -nchə̇s- \

Definition of Winchester bushel

: a unit of dry capacity equal to 2150.42 cubic inches or the volume of a cylinder 18¹/₂ inches in internal diameter and 8 inches deep

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History and Etymology for Winchester bushel

after Winchester, England

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“Winchester bushel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Winchester%20bushel. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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