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imperial

adjective
 
 
/ɪmˈpɪəriəl/ MEASURES
used to describe a UK system of measurement that uses units such as inches, ounces, and pints: Suppliers will be told to change labels to imperial and metric on pre-packed foods. →  Compare metric
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