Definition of Almude

1. n. 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.



Definition of Almude

1. almud [n -S] - See also: almud

Medical Definition of Almude

1. 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. Origin: Pg. Almude, or Sp. Almud, a measure of grain or dry fruit, fr. Ar. Al-mudd a dry measure. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Almude

almsgiver
almsgivers
almsgiving
almsgivings
almshouse
almshouses
almsman
almsmen
almswoman
almswomen
almucantar
almucantars
almuce
almuces
almud
almude (current term)
almudes
almuds
almug
almugs
alnage
alnager
alnagers
alnages
alnespirone
alnico
alnicos
alocasia
alod
alodia

Literary usage of Almude

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1. Elucidario das palavras, termos e frases, que em Portugal antigamente se usaram by Joaquim de Santa Rosa de Viterbo (1865)
"Em Portugal licou o almude su em os lĂ­quidos, composto, e constante da dois alqueires, ... O mesmo que almude, ou dois alqueires da medida velha. ..."

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