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Bushel vs. Gallon

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Bushelnoun

(historical) A dry measure, containing four pecks, eight gallons, or thirty-two quarts.

Gallonnoun

A unit of volume, equivalent to eight pints

Bushelnoun

A vessel of the capacity of a bushel, used in measuring; a bushel measure.

Gallonnoun

exactly 4.54609 liters; an imperial gallon

Bushelnoun

A quantity that fills a bushel measure.

‘a heap containing ten bushels of apples’;

Gallonnoun

(US) 231 cubic inches or approximately 3.785 liters for liquids (a "U.S. liquid gallon")

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Bushelnoun

(colloquial) A large indefinite quantity.

Gallonnoun

(US) one-eighth of a U.S. bushel or approximately 4.405 liters for dry goods (a "U.S. dry gallon").

Bushelnoun

(UK) The iron lining in the nave of a wheel. In the United States it is called a box.

Gallonnoun

A large quantity (of any liquid).

‘The pipe burst and gallons of water flooded into the kitchen.’;

Bushelverb

To mend or repair clothes.

Gallonnoun

A measure of capacity, containing four quarts; - used, for the most part, in liquid measure, but sometimes in dry measure.

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Bushelnoun

A dry measure, containing four pecks, eight gallons, or thirty-two quarts.

Gallonnoun

United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters

Bushelnoun

A vessel of the capacity of a bushel, used in measuring; a bushel measure.

‘Is a candle brought to be put under a bushel, or under a bed, and not to be set on a candlestick?’;

Gallonnoun

a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 quarts or 4.545 liters

Bushelnoun

A quantity that fills a bushel measure; as, a heap containing ten bushels of apples.

Gallon

The gallon is a unit of volume in imperial units and United States customary units. Three different versions are in current use: the imperial gallon (imp gal), defined as 4.546 09 litres, which is used in the United Kingdom, Canada, and some Caribbean countries; the US gallon (US gal) defined as 231 cubic inches (exactly 3.785 411 784 litres), which is used in the US and some Latin American and Caribbean countries; and the US dry gallon (), defined as 1/8 US bushel (exactly 4.404 883 770 86 litres).There are four quarts in a gallon and eight pints in a gallon, which have different volumes in different systems.

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Bushelnoun

A large indefinite quantity.

‘The worthies of antiquity bought the rarest pictures with bushels of gold, without counting the weight or the number of the pieces.’;

Bushelnoun

The iron lining in the nave of a wheel. [Eng.] In the United States it is called a box. See 4th Bush.

Bushelverb

To mend or repair, as men's garments; to repair garments.

Bushelnoun

a United States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 2152.42 cubic inches

Bushelnoun

a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 pecks

Bushelnoun

a basket large enough to hold a bushel

Bushelverb

restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken;

‘She repaired her TV set’; ‘Repair my shoes please’;

Bushel

A bushel (abbreviation: bsh. or bu.) is an imperial and US customary unit of volume based upon an earlier measure of dry capacity.

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