dry measure

noun

Definition of dry measure

:a series of units of capacity for dry commodities — see Metric System Table, Weights and Measures Table

First Known Use of dry measure

1638


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dry measure

noun

medical Definition of dry measure

:a series of units of capacity for dry commodities

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