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The almude or cântaro is an obsolete Portuguese unit of measurement of volume used in Portugal, Brazil and other parts of the Portuguese Empire. An almude was equivalent to 6 potes or 12 canadas. In Spain, the unit was called almud and it was much smaller.
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by John Ramsay McCulloch
per almude (06 almudes arc reckoned to tne tun ), and real tares of casks allowed. All obtained from the best sources, direct from Lisbon.) Trade of the United Kingdom with Portugal. — We subjoin An Account of ...
The London commercial dictionary, and sea-port gazetteer, exhibiting a clear view of the commerce and manufactures of all nations; and their several products (1819)
with the name of each in every European language ... To which is added an appendix containing tables of ... duties ... by William Anderson (of London.)
ALMUDE, a Lisbon and Oporto liquid measure. The Lisbon aliunde is equal to 4\ English gallons, and the Oporto almude equal to 6| gallons, or 3 almudes of Lisbon equal to 2 of Oporto nearly. ALOES — (Da. and Du. Aloe.— Fr. Alois. — Ge.
The Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature. - London, Longman, Hurst (usw.) 1819-20 (1819)
by Abraham Rees
At Lisbon, both wine and oil are sold by the pipe of 26 almudes ; but the pipe of Lisbon wine sent to England contains about 31 almudes, and its standard gauge is 140 gallons: and therefore the Lisbon almude is reckoned at 4-5 English ...
Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language; Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific and Technical Homophonic Words to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud
* 531 — Almadie, almighty, ala- mode, almude, alumed, helmed, helmet, limed, limit, whelmed, holmite, limned, limbed. * 532— Almena, alimony, alumina, elmen, alumin, hol- men, lamina, leman, ...
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