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tonne

a unit of mass equal to 1000 kg or 2204.6 pounds

tonne

(tun) (metric ton) A unit of mass equal to 1000 kilograms and close to the long ton (1016 kg, 2240 lb).

tonne

[tən]
(mechanics)
A unit of mass in the metric system, equal to 1000 kilograms or to approximately 2204.62 pound mass. Also known as metric ton; millier; ton; tonneau.

tonne

A metric ton; a unit of mass equal to 1000 kilograms (approximately 2205 pounds).
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As a result, WQS C2 was second only to F657 for milk yield per megagram DM (Table 2) even though WQS was handicapped somewhat by its relatively low starch concentration when compared with most of the hybrid checks.
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Data were collected on numerous traits (Guillen-Portal, 2000), but only grain yield, which was measured on a per plot basis and converted to megagrams per hectare after adjusting to 155 g [kg.
All ears were harvested from one of the two center rows of each plot, and the fresh weight and moisture level of shelled grain used to estimate grain yield in megagrams per hectare.
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