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Meaning of ALMUDE

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Al*mude"\, n. [Pg. almude, or Sp. almud, a measure of
grain or dry fruit, fr. Ar. al-mudd a dry measure.]
A measure for liquids in several countries. In Portugal the
Lisbon almude is about 4.4, and the Oporto almude about 6.6,
gallons U. S. measure. In Turkey the ``almud'' is about 1.4
gallons.

 
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