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Overview of noun avoirdupois

The noun avoirdupois has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. avoirdupois, avoirdupois weight

(a system of weights based on the 16-ounce pound (or 7,000 grains))

2. fatness, fat, blubber, avoirdupois

(excess bodily weight; "she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others")

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