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Josh-D. S. Davis

Xaminmo / Omnimax / Max Omni / Mad Scientist / Midnight Shadow / Radiation Master

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microfortnight (about 1.2 seconds)
millifortnight (about 20 minutes)
nanofortnight - 1 fortnight × 10-9, or about 1.2 msec.
fortnight = fourteen nights = 2 weeks

US Liquid measures of volume:
ounce = 29.574ml
gill = 4 oz
pint = 2 cups
fifth = 1/5th gallon (25.6oz)
quart = 2 pints = quarter gallon = 32 oz
gallon US = 4 quarts, 231 cubic inches, or 8.3389 pounds of distilled
water (3.7853 liters)
gallon imperial = (UK), liquid or dry, 4 quarts or 4.546 liters
firkin = 9 imperial gallons ~ 40 liters
barrel (wine) 31.5 gallons US
barrel (beer) 36 gallons US
barrel (oil) 42 gallons US

US Dry measures of volume
pint = 0.5506 liter
quart = 2 pints
peck = 8 quarts
bucket = 2 pecks
bushel = 4 pecks


US measure of weight
grain = 64.799mg or 1/7000th pound
dram = 1.7718g or 1/16th oz
ounce = 28.350g
pound = 16oz or 453.6g
ton (short) = 2000 pounds or 907.18kg
ton (long) = 2240lb or 1016kg


Cooking:
drop = 1/76tsp 0.0649ml
teaspoon = 76 drops or 1/3 tbsp or 4.9288ml


area:
acre = 4840 sq yd or 4047m3


length:
Inch = 2.54cm
rod = 16.5 feet or 5.5 yards
furlong = 220 yards or 1/8th statute mile
mile (statute) = 5280 feet or 1760 yards
mile (Nautical) = 2025 yards

parsec (parallax-second) = astronomical length based on the distance
from Earth at which stellar parallax is one second of arc and
equal to 3.258 light-years, 3.086 × 10^13 kilometers, or
1.918 × 10^13 miles
attoparsec = 3.26 × 10^-18 light years = about 3.1 cm
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