How to use cwt in a sentence
It is said to be in perfect condition now, the tenor bell weighing 26 cwt.Bell's Cathedrals: A Short Account of Romsey Abbey|Thomas Perkins
His proposal was substantially a protective duty of twenty shillings the cwt.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
The daily consumption of ice in Lima is between fifty and fifty-five cwt.
I concluded I would not take it for two reasons: First, if they had but one cwt.Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51|E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
The furnaces have a mid-rib dividing the product into two balls of 10 cwt., which are shingled under a 10-ton hammer.