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1/16 of a pound (5 letter answer)

The Answer




The answer OUNCE is common and appears about once every 200 puzzles.

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1/16 pound
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Postal unit
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Prevention measure
Prevention measure?
Scale mark
Sixteen drams
Sixteenth of a pound
Small amount
Small portion
Small quantity
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Weight factor
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OUNCE as a noun:

1. (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