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Meaning of UNCIA

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Un"ci*a\, n.; pl. {Unci[ae]}. [L. See {Ounce} a measure
of weight.]
1. (Rom. Antiq.) A twelfth part, as of the Roman as; an
   ounce.

2. (Alg.) A numerical coefficient in any particular case of
   the binomial theorem. [Obs.]

 

 

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