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metric ton

noun [C] uk   us  
a unit of weight equal to 1,000 kilograms
Translations of “metric ton”
in Chinese (Traditional) 公噸…
in Russian метрическая тонна…
in Turkish 1000 kilograma eşit ağırlık ölçü birimi, metrik ton…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公吨…
in Polish tona (metryczna)…
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