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Overview of noun ounce

The noun ounce has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) ounce, troy ounce, apothecaries' ounce

(a unit of apothecary weight equal to 480 grains or one twelfth of a pound)

2. ounce, oz.

(a unit of weight equal to one sixteenth of a pound or 16 drams or 28.349 grams)

3. snow leopard, ounce, Panthera uncia

(large feline of upland central Asia having long thick whitish fur)

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