gross ton


noun

Chiefly British. a long ton.See under ton1 (def. 1).
Also called gross register ton .Nautical. See under gross tonnage.

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British Dictionary definitions for gross ton

gross ton

noun

a long tonSee ton 1 (def. 1)
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