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fluid ounce

a unit of capacity equal to the volume of one avoirdupois ounce of distilled water at 62?F: there are twenty fluid ounces in an Imperial pint and sixteen in a US pint

fluid ounce

[¦flü·əd ′au̇ns]
(mechanics)
Abbreviated fl oz.
A unit of volume that is used in the United States for measurement of liquid substances, equal to 1/16 liquid pint, or 231/128 cubic inches, or 2.95735295625 × 10-5 cubic meter.
A unit of volume used in the United Kingdom for measurement of liquid substances, and occasionally of solid substances, equal to 1/20 pint or 2.84130625 × 10-5 cubic meter.
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For example, Boulder imposes its tax only on beverages that contain at least five grams of caloric sweetener per 12 fluid ounces. Berkeley's tax applies to beverages that contain at least two calories per fluid ounce.
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* A shot of whiskey or other spirits (30 ml or 1.0 fluid ounces) at 40% alcohol by volume.
Gin, rum, vodka, tequila and whiskey cost you 97 calories per 1.5 fluid ounces, but that's without mixers.
- 12 fluid ounces of tequila (any of your choosing)
* Skinfix Moisture Boost Serum (1.1 fluid ounces, $29.99)--The super-concentrated serum is a must for skin that needs extra care.
Consuming more than 900ml (30 fluid ounces) may offer up to a 30 per cent reduced risk, experts found.
According to the Transportation Security Administration's website, aerosol insect repellents in checked luggage are included in the limit for medicinal and toiletry articles, which may not total more than 70 ounces or 68 fluid ounces. Also, each container's capacity must not exceed 18 ounces or 17 fluid ounces.
Boost Compact Drink provides what the company describes as complete nutrition in 4 fluid ounces, compared with 8 fluid ounces in the Boost Original Drink.
Product fills from fractions of an ounce up to 32 fluid ounces per piston.
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With aseptic carton line flexibility ranging from 1 liter to 64 fluid ounces and bag-in-box sizes from 1 gallon to 5 gallons, we provide the options our partners demand for shelf-stable environmentally friendly packing of juices, smoothies, flavored waters, teas, cocktail mixes and more.