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ozs.

1.
ounces.
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  • Such liquation cakes would run very low in silver, and at the values given only averaged 12 ozs.

    De Re Metallica Georgius Agricola
  • It is recorded that he found in the Cathedral Treasury 2,621 ozs.

  • The piece which received the first prize was ten yards long and one yard wide, weighed only three ozs.

  • One half uncia, or three drachmae of silver would equal either 12 ozs.

    De Re Metallica Georgius Agricola
  • Dye baths may be used of varying strengths of from 10 to 50 ozs.

    Vegetable Dyes Ethel M. Mairet
  • A herring had been caught off Yarmouth, measuring 15¼ inches in length and weighing above 15 ozs.

    Yarmouth Notes Frederick Danby Palmer
  • He took a crushed sample of rich ore from Cripple Creek, which carried 1100 ozs.

    Getting Gold J. C. F. Johnson
  • All I took from Adelaide were a small set of scales capable of determining the weight of a button down to 20 ozs.

    Getting Gold J. C. F. Johnson
  • He took a crushed sample of rich ore from Cripple Creek, which carried 1,100 ozs.

    Getting Gold J. C. F. Johnson
  • With gold and silver ores, the proportion of precious metal is small, and it is necessary to carry the reduction to ozs.

    A Textbook of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines. Cornelius Beringer and John Jacob Beringer
British Dictionary definitions for ozs

ozs

abbreviation
1.
ounces
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Related Abbreviations for ozs

ozs.

ounces
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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