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bushel

noun [C] uk   /ˈbʊʃ.əl/ us  
a unit of measurement equal to approximately 36.4 litres in Britain or 35.2 litres in the US: a bushel of wheatMeasurements of volumeGeneral words for size and amountInformal measurements of volume
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