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Definitions of quintal
a United States unit of weight equivalent to 100 pounds Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
a unit of weight equal to 100 kilograms Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
A hundredweight, either 112 or 100 pounds, according to the scale used. Cf. Cental. Webster Dictionary DB
A metric measure of weight, being 100,000 grams, or 100 kilograms, equal to 220.46 pounds avoirdupois. Webster Dictionary DB
A weight of one hundred or one hundred and twelve pounds. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
A hundred weight, either 112 or 100 pounds according to the scale. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
A mass of 100 kilograms. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
A hundred weight, either 100 or 112 pounds. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
A weight consisting of 100 lb. or 112 lb. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
Usage examples for quintal
– Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
– The Eventful History Of The Mutiny And Piratical Seizure Of H.M.S. Bounty: Its Cause And Consequences by Sir John Barrow