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hemina


hemina


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hemina  \He*mi"na\,  n.;  pl  {Hemin[ae]}.  [L.,  fr  Gr  ?.] 
  1.  (Rom.  Antiq.)  A  measure  of  half  a  sextary.  --Arbuthnot. 
 
  2.  (Med.)  A  measure  equal  to  about  ten  fluid  ounces.