What is the noun for ounce?

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ounce
  1. An avoirdupois ounce, weighing 1/16 of an avoirdupois pound, or 28.3495 grams.
  2. A troy ounce, weighing 1/12 of a troy pound, or 480 grains, or 31.1035 grams.
  3. A US fluid ounce, with a volume of 1/16 of a US pint, 1.804 687 cubic inches or 29.573 531 milliliters.
  4. A British imperial fluid ounce, with a volume of 1/20 of an imperial pint, 1.733871 cubic inches or 28.413063 millilitres.
  5. A little bit.
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  7. Examples:
    1. “Every ounce of humour and flavour has been busily vacuumed out of the movie, leaving behind an under-par heist and a blandly unexciting adventure in ersatz-style.”
      “Make a working solution of the developer by mixing 1 dram of developer stock to one ounce of water, adding a grain of oxalic acid to each ounce.”
      “The insects weigh less than one tenth of an ounce, but eat their weight in food each day.”
ounce
  1. The snow leopard, Uncia uncia.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Every ounce of humour and flavour has been busily vacuumed out of the movie, leaving behind an under-par heist and a blandly unexciting adventure in ersatz-style.”
      “Make a working solution of the developer by mixing 1 dram of developer stock to one ounce of water, adding a grain of oxalic acid to each ounce.”
      “The insects weigh less than one tenth of an ounce, but eat their weight in food each day.”
ouncer
  1. (in combination) Something that weighs, or holds, a specified number of ounces.
ouncers
  1. plural of ouncer
ounces
  1. plural of ounce
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  3. Examples:
    1. “At 3.6 ounces, the Mini is about 2 ounces lighter than the regular iPod, making it tempting for joggers and gym rats.”
      “The numbers by which the weight of fabrics are measured represent the number of ounces per yard.”
      “The Japanese version, though, weighed little more than six ounces, which meant it could be carried by a twenty-six-pound wandering albatross.”
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