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noun [C] uk   us   /tʌn/ (plural tonnes or tonne) (also metric ton)
1,000 kilograms: Oil deliveries will fall 2.5 million tonnes short this year. a 7,554-tonne ocean liner
Translations of “tonne”
in Korean 톤…
in Arabic طِنّ…
in Portuguese tonelada…
in Catalan tona (mètrica)…
in Japanese メートルトン(1000kg)…
in Italian tonnellata metrica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公噸…
in Russian тонна…
in Turkish ton…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公吨…
in Polish tona (metryczna)…
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