Imperial bushel

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Imperial bushel etc. See Bushel Gallon, etc.
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Usage

In literature:

Alberta had offered half a million bushels of oats for the imperial army, and a thousand horses or more.
"The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land" by Ralph Connor
He is always paid on the Imperial bushel basis, 60 lbs.
"Wheat Growing in Australia" by Australia Department of External Affairs
The weight of grain per imperial bushel is sixty-four pounds, and the price per five bushels one pound.
"The Khedive's Country" by George Manville Fenn
His half-bushel measure I know to be exact, according to the English imperial standard.
"A History of Oregon, 1792-1849" by William Henry Gray
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