Definition of Pints

1. Noun. (plural of pint) ¹



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Definition of Pints

1. pint [n] - See also: pint

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pints

pintano
pintanos
pintas
pintel
pinter
pintids
pintles
pintman
pinto
pinto bean
pintoes
pintoid
pintos
pints (current term)
pintsize
pintsized
pintuck
pintucks
pintxo
pintxos
pinule
pinules
pinup
pinups
pinus
pinvoke
pinwale
pinwales

Literary usage of Pints

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of the American Medical Association by American Medical Association (1890)
"Urine voided, four pints. After this date, gradual approach to normal amount. ... Amount of urine, one and a half pints ; specific gravity, 1014. ..."

2. Annals of Philosophy, Or, Magazine of Chemistry, Mineralogy, Mechanics by Thomas Thomson (1818)
"July 11, M, R, 23 pints. B, 29-19. Distant thunder yesterday and the day ... 17, M, R, 7J pints. B, 29-32. A great deal of rain until a late hour last ..."

3. The Annals of Philosophy by Richard Phillips, E W Brayley (1816)
"A, R, II pints. T, 40 deg. B, 29-09 inches. Frequent showers of hail and sleet. ... Eight o'clock evening, R, 31 pints. 26, M, R, apparently as last night. ..."

4. American Druggist (1888)
"30 powder is taken, treated in the usual way until 120 pints of menstruum have been added, when percolation ceases; the drug is then taken, one-fifth at a ..."

5. Recreations in Mathematics and Natural Philosophy by Jacques Ozanam, Jean Étienne Montricla (1803)
"IT may be readily seen that the quantity of wine which the butler stole, did not amount to 30 pints; for the second time that he drew a pint from the cask, ..."

6. The Retrospect of Practical Medicine and Surgery: Being a Half-yearly edited by William Braithwaite, James Braithwaite, Edmond Fauriel Trevelyan (1871)
"He was passing from six to seven pints of urine daily. The specific gravity on the 3rd of ... He was allowed six pints daily, from which the cream had been ..."

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