imperial pint


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imperial pint

[im′pir·ē·əl ′pīnt]
(mechanics)
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An imperial pint is a comparatively small 20oz, while its American equivalent is 16oz but the Trenta will be 8fl oz larger than the Venti cup for drinks.
I gave a shilling and two pennies to a civil man who brought us in return two glasses of black porter, imperial pint measure.
Ball Packaging Europe, a leading beverage can producer based in Wrexham, launched the partnership as every year they produce more than two billion cans ranging from 330ml standard soft drinks cans to 568ml imperial pint sized cans.
Sadly, of course, British public opinion is consistently warped by a media that, when presented with nine-tenths of a newly EU-endorsed imperial pint, throws up its arms in mock horror and declares itself outraged by the pitiful dregs on offer.

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