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almude


almude


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Almude  \Al*mude"\,  n.  [Pg.  almude,  or  Sp  almud,  a  measure  of 
  grain  or  dry  fruit,  fr  Ar  al-mudd  a  dry  measure.] 
  A  measure  for  liquids  in  several  countries.  In  Portugal  the 
  Lisbon  almude  is  about  4.4,  and  the  Oporto  almude  about  6.6, 
  gallons  U.  S.  measure.  In  Turkey  the  ``almud''  is  about  1.4 
  gallons.