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tonnenoun [C]

uk   /tʌn/ us   /tʌn/ plural tonnes or tonne also metric ton
a unit of weight in the metric system, equal to 1,000 kilograms: Oil deliveries will fall 2.5 million tonnes short this year. a 7,554-tonne ocean liner
(Definition of tonne from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tonnenoun [C]

uk   /tʌn/ us   MEASURES
→  metric ton
(Definition of tonne from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tonne”
in Arabic طِنّ…
in Korean 톤…
in Portuguese tonelada…
in Catalan tona (mètrica)…
in Japanese メートルトン(1000kg)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公吨…
in Turkish ton…
in Russian тонна…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公噸…
in Italian tonnellata metrica…
in Polish tona (metryczna)…
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