Almud

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For the village in Iran, see Almud, Iran.

The almud is an obsolete unit of measurement of volume used in Spain and in parts of the Americas that were colonized by Spain. The exact value of the almud was different from region to region. In Portugal the name almude was used and their values were much larger than the Spanish ones.

As unit of mass[edit]

In some South American countries an almud was a unit of mass.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Russ Rowlett, How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h Sizes.com, almud