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In this illustration, a person on a 2,200-calorie diet would drink about 50 fluid ounces of water a day, which is just over 6 cups (1.4 liters).
Death Wish's regular coffee has 59 milligrams of caffeine per fluid ounce, or about 472 milligrams per cup.
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FLUID OUNCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fluid ounce for English Language Learners
: a unit of liquid measurement equal to 1/16 of a U.S. pint or about 29.6 milliliters
: a unit of liquid measurement equal to 1/20 of a British pint or about 28.4 milliliters
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