Definition of Lispound

1. a varying weight [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lispound

lisinopril
lisitsynite
lisk
liskeardite
lisks
lisle
lisles
lisne
lisnes
lisped
lisper
lispers
lisping
lispingly
lispings
lispound (current term)
lispounds
lisps
lispund
lispunds
lispy
liss
lissamine green dyes
lissamine rhodamine B 200
lissamphibian
lissamphibians
lisse
lissencephala
lissencephalia
lissencephalic

Literary usage of Lispound

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1. The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by Isaac Smith Homans, William B. Dana (1848)
"Grain, ground—Flour or meal— Buckwheat, bean and pease flour or meal, per lispound. 0 07 J Of barley (in bond 8 ship- pounds) per ..."

2. A Dictionary of Weights and Measures for the British Isles: The Middle Ages by Ronald Edward Zupko (1985)
"22: lispound. . .Shetland: 32 Ibs English; formerly 24 Ibs Dutch = 26 1/4 E. 1820 J. Sheppard 134: 24 marks make 1 ..."

3. The Mercantile Arithmetic: Adapted to the Commerce of the United States, in by Michael Walsh (1826)
"Banco for 1 Hamburg Rix dollar, and bills at 70 days from date. Weights—120 Swedish Ibs. make 112 Ib. English. 20 Ibs. = 1 lispound, ..."

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