Cargo unit [Crossword Clue Answer]

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Cargo unit [Crossword Clue]

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  • TON (3 Letters/Characters)

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noun: ton; plural noun: tons; noun: long ton; plural noun: longs ton; plural noun: long tons; symbol: t; noun: gross ton; plural noun: gross tons; plural noun: grosses ton

  1. a unit of weight equal to 2,240 lb avoirdupois (1016.05 kg).
    • North Americana unit of weight equal to 2,000 lb avoirdupois (907.19 kg).noun: short ton; plural noun: short tons; plural noun: shorts ton; symbol: tn
    • short for metric ton. noun: t; plural noun: ts; noun: tn; plural noun: tns
    • a unit of measurement of a ship's weight representing the weight of the water it displaces with the load line just immersed, equal to 2,240 lb or 35 cu. ft (0.99 cubic meters).noun: displacement ton; plural noun: displacement tons; plural noun: displacements ton
    • a unit of weight or volume of sea cargo, equal to a metric ton (1,000 kg) or 40 cu. ft. noun: freight ton; plural noun: freight tons; plural noun: freights ton
  2. a unit of gross internal capacity, equal to 100 cu. ft (2.83 cubic meters).
    • an equivalent unit of net internal capacity. noun: net ton; plural noun: net tons; noun: net; noun: register ton; plural noun: register tons
    • a measure of capacity for various materials, especially 40 cu. ft of timber.
    • a unit of refrigerating power able to freeze 2,000 lb of water at 0C in 24 hours.
  3. Informal a large number or amount.
  4. Informal British a hundred, in particular a speed of 100 mph, a score of 100 or more, or a sum of 100.


Informal British

adverb: tons; adverb: ton; adverb: t; adverb: tn

  1. much; a lot.

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