Translation of "hundredweight" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈhʌn.drəd.weɪt/ us plural hundredweight written abbreviation cwt

a measure of weight equal to 50.80 kilograms in Britain or 45.36 kilograms in the US

unidad de peso equivalente a 45,36 kg en EEUU y a 50,80 kg en RU
We ordered a hundredweight of coal.

(Translation of “hundredweight” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)