Origin of carat
Definition for carat (2 of 2)
Origin of karat
Examples from the Web for carat
This tea caddy is rather splendid Much of the pottery is gilded in 22 carat gold leaf.
The largest D color flawless diamond ever auctioned, the 101.73 carat jewel is expected to fetch at least $20 million.
"I think it's we who are not '18 carat,'" he answered furiously.What Timmy Did|Marie Adelaide Belloc Lowndes
The exact weight of the carat, in practice, now varies slightly in different places.
And at this instant Mr. Carat entered the shop, bowing and apologizing to his lordship for having been busy.Tales And Novels, Volume 1 (of 10)|Maria Edgeworth
The last of the three Imperial Mint Ordinances prescribed gold gulden 72 to the mark, 18 1⁄2 carat fine.The History of Currency, 1252 to 1896|William Arthur Shaw
So he tied above their best reach three strands of “carat” cord to the main rope.Bonaventure|George Washington Cable