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flu·id ounce

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fluidounce, fluid ouncenoun

    a British imperial unit of capacity or volume (liquid or dry) equal to 8 fluid drams or 28.416 cubic centimeters (1.734 cubic inches)

  2. fluidounce, fluid ouncenoun

    a United States unit of capacity or volume equal to 1.804 cubic inches


  1. fluid ouncenoun

    Any of various units of volume used for liquid measure, all approximately 1.73–1.83 cubic inches or 28.4–30 milliliters.


  1. Fluid ounce

    A fluid ounce (abbreviated fl oz, fl. oz. or oz. fl., old forms ℥, fl ℥, f℥, ƒ ℥) is a unit of volume (also called capacity) typically used for measuring liquids. The British Imperial, the United States customary, and the United States food labeling fluid ounce are the only three that are still in common use, although various definitions have been used throughout history. An imperial fluid ounce is 1⁄20 of an imperial pint, 1⁄160 of an imperial gallon or exactly 28.4130625 mL. A US customary fluid ounce is 1⁄16 of a US liquid pint and 1⁄128 of a US liquid gallon or exactly 29.5735295625 mL, making it about 4.08% larger than the imperial fluid ounce. A US food labeling fluid ounce is exactly 30 mL.


  1. fluid ounce

    A fluid ounce is a unit of volume typically used for measuring liquids. It is used in the United States customary and British imperial systems of measurement. In the U.S., a fluid ounce is equal to approximately 29.57 milliliters, while in the U.K., it is equal to approximately 28.41 milliliters. The fluid ounce is usually abbreviated as "fl oz".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fluid Ounce in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fluid Ounce in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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