picul

noun pic·ul \ˈpikəl\\ˈpek-\
variants: or

picol

less commonly

pikol

\ˈpikəl\ or

pecul

\ˈpek-\

Definition of picul

plural

-s

  1. :  any of various units of weight used in China and southeast Asia; especially :  a Chinese unit equal to 133.33 pounds

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Origin and Etymology of picul

Malay pikul to carry a heavy load (i.e. as much as an ordinary man can lift)


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