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a unit or system of units for measuring volumes of liquids or their containers
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liquid measure[′lik·wəd ¦mezh·ər]
A system of units used to measure the volumes of liquid substances in the United States; the units are the fluid dram, fluid ounce, gill, pint, quart, and gallon.
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