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Meaning of pint by Wiktionary Dictionary

pint


    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /paɪnt/
    • Rhymes: -aɪnt

    Noun

    pint ( plural: pints )

    1. A unit of volume, equivalent to ⅛ of a gallon or
      1. in the United Kingdom and Commonwealth of Nations approximately 568 millilitres ( an imperial pint ) and
      2. in the United States approximately
        1. 473 millilitres for liquids ( a US liquid pint ) or
        2. 551 millilitres for dry goods ( a US dry pint ) .
      3. hungarian pint 1,696 liter
    2. ( UK ) A pint of milk .
      Please leave three pints tomorrow, milkman
    3. ( euphemistic ) A glass of beer, served by the pint.

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Explanation of pint by Wordnet Dictionary

pint


    Noun
    1. a United States liquid unit equal to 16 fluid ounces

    2. a United States dry unit equal to 0.5 quart or 33.6 cubic inches

    3. a British imperial capacity measure ( liquid or dry ) equal to 4 gills or 568.26 cubic centimeters