Definition of TROY WEIGHT.


TROY WEIGHT.

A weight less ponderous than the avoirdupois
weight, in the proportion of seven thousand, for the latter, to five thousand
seven hundred and sixty, to the former. Dane~s Ab. Index, h. t. Vide
Weights.




Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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