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 Differences Between an Ounce and a Troy Ounce?

Answer When weighing items, is an ounce or troy ounce used? "Webster's New World Finance and Investment Dictionary" says to use ounces to measure volume in pounds or cups. Use troy ounces to weigh precio... Read More »
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Is a fluid ounce the same as a dry ounce?

No, they are different. A dry oz.is the measure of an ingredient's weight. A fluid oz. measures its volume. You can't accurately convert between the two unless you know the ingredient's density, bu... Read More »
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How many mls are in one ounce?

There are 30 mls or milliliters in 1 ounce. A milliliter is a measure of volume based on the metric system, while an ounce is from the American Standard system. The most commonly used metric volume... Read More »
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How much is a troy ounce?

The troy ounce is slightly heavier than the common ounce, with 1 troy oz. weighing 1.097 oz. This measurement traditionally is used for weighting precious metals such as gold, silver and platinum.S... Read More »
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How big is a troy ounce?

One troy ounce is equal to 31.1034768 grams. Troy ounces originated as a way to measure gold, and a troy ounce is part of the Imperial measuring system. These are not the same as "regular" ounces, ... Read More »
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