wine gallon


noun

a former English gallon of 160 fluid ounces: equal to the present U.S. standard gallon of 128 fluid ounces.

Nearby words

  1. wine and dine,
  2. wine bar,
  3. wine box,
  4. wine cellar,
  5. wine cooler,
  6. wine glass,
  7. wine grower,
  8. wine palm,
  9. wine press,
  10. wine steward

Origin of wine gallon

First recorded in 1650–60

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British Dictionary definitions for wine gallon

wine gallon

noun

British a former unit of capacity equal to 231 cubic inches
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