Metric-hundredweight



noun
1.
a unit of weight equivalent to 50 kilograms.
noun
1.
See hundredweight (sense 3)

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Metrician

    [mi-trish-uh n] /mɪˈtrɪʃ ən/ noun 1. a metrist.

  • Metricize

    [me-truh-sahyz] /ˈmɛ trəˌsaɪz/ verb (used with object), metricized, metricizing. 1. to express in terms of the . 2. Mathematics. . v. “convert to the metric system,” 1873, from metric (adj.) + -ize. Related: Metricized; metricizing. Earlier, “to convert to poetic meter” (1850; see metric (n.)).



  • Metric madness

    noun 1. (informal) excessive devotion to metrication

  • Metric martyr

    noun 1. (Brit) a shopkeeper or trader willing to be prosecuted for continuing to use only imperial measures as a protest against the perceived imposition of metric measures by the European Union



Disclaimer: Metric-hundredweight definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.