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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A United States liquid unit equal to 16 fluid ounces; A United States dry unit equal to 0.5 quart or 33.6 cubic inches; A British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 gills or 568.26 cubic centimeters.

Usage examples (35)
  • I'll be the first to say that a "pint" is the best measure for any good draft of beer.
  • Mention the blog and your first pint is on me. posted by Shaun at
  • She also credits the person she calls her pint-size miracle, trainer Tracy Anderson.
  • Because wisdom and beauty and courage and laughter can all be measured in pint-pots. for more
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