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       Title: American Kitchen Measurement Equivalents
  Categories: Hints/info
       Yield: 1 Servings
  
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   Note: British spoons are slightly larger than American
     1 British tablespoon equals 4 American teaspoons
   
    : 1 ds = 2 to 4 dr -or less than 1/8 ts
   : 1 pn = Amount you can pick up between thumb and forefinger
   : 1/4 ts = 1-1/4 ml
   : 1/2 ts = 2-1/2 ml
   : 1/3 ts = 1-2/3 ml
   : 3/4 ts = 3-2/3 ml
   : 1 ts = 6 ds, 5 ml
   : 2 ts = 10 ml, 2 cl
   : 3 ts = 1 tb, 1/2 fl, 14-3/4 ml
   : 4 ts = 1/2 British fl, 1 British tb
   : 5 ts = 1/2 British fl
   : 2 tb = 1/8 c, 1 fl, 29-5/8 ml
   : 3 tb = 1 British fl, 44-1/3 ml
   : 4 tb = 1/4 c, 2 fl, 1 British fl, 60 ml
   : 5-1/3 tb = 1/3 c, 78-7/8 ml
   : 6 tb = 3/8 c, 3 fl
   : 8 tb = 1/2 c, 4 fl, 118-1/3 ml, or 1 regular teacup
   : 10-2/3 tb = 2/3 c, 157-3/4 ml
   : 12 tb = 3/4 c, 177-1/2 ml
   : 16 tb = 1 c, 8 fl, 250 ml
   : 1/2 fl = 3 ts, 1 tb, 14-3/4 ml
   : 1 fl = 2 tb, 1/8 c, 29-5/8 ml
   :        British liquid ounce is 1.04 times the American ounce
   :        (It takes 4 US tablespoons to equal 1 British ounce)
   :        (It takes only 3 British tablespoons to equal 1 American ounce)
   : 1-1/2 fl = 1 jigger
   : 2 fl = 4 tb, 1/4 c, 59-1/8 ml
   : 4 fl = 1/2 c, 1 gill, 118-1/3 ml
   : 6 fl = 3/4 c, 177-1/2 ml
   : 8 fl = 1 c, 250 ml
   : 1/4 c = 4 tb, 2 fl, 59-1/8 ml
   : 1/3 c = 5-1/3 tb, 78-7/8 ml
   : 1/2 c = 1 gill, 8 tb, 4 fl, 118-1/3 ml
   : 2/3 c = 10-2/3 tb, 157-3/4 ml
   : 3/4 c = 12 tb, 177-1/2 ml
   : 1 c = 8 fl, 1/2 pt, 250 ml
   : 2 c = 16 fl, 1 pt, 473-1/8 ml
   : 4 c = 32 fl, 2 pt, 1 qt, 946-1/3 ml, .946 l
   : 1 pt = 2 c, 16 fl, 1/2 qt, 473-1/8 ml
   :        British pint = 20 British ounces, American = 16 American ounces
   :        Liquid pint weighs 1 lb except in England it weighs 1-1/4 lb
   : 1 qt = 4 c, 32 fl, 1/4 ga, 946-1/3 ml, .946 l
   :        British quart = 40 British ounces, American = 32 American ounces
   : 4 qt = 128 fl, 1 ga, 4.25 l
   : 8 qt = 2 ga, 1 peck, 7-5/8 l
   : 4 peck = 1 bushel
   : 1-1/4 ml = 1/4 ts
   : 2-1/2 ml = 1/2 ts
   : 1-2/3 ml = 1/3 ts
   : 3-2/3 ml = 3/4 ts
   : 5 ml = 1 ts, 6 ds
   : 10 ml = 2 ts
   : 14-3/4 ml = 1 tb, 1/2 fl, 3 ts
   : 29-5/8 ml = 2 tb, 1 fl, 1/8 c
   : 44-1-3 ml = 3 tb
   : 59-1/8 ml = 1/4 c, 2 fl, 4 tb
   : 78-7/8 ml = 1/3 c, 5-1/3 tb
   : 118-1/3 ml = 1/2 c, 4 fl, 8 tb
   : 157-3/4 ml = 2/3 c, 10-2/3 tb
   : 177-1/2 ml = 3/4 c, 12 tb
   : 250 ml = 1 c, 8 fl
   : 473-1/8 ml = 1 pt, 2 c, 16 fl
   : 946-1/3 ml = 1 qt, 2 pt, 4 c, 32 fl
   : 1 l = 1.06 qt
   : 4.25 l = 1 ga, 128 fl, 4 qt
   : 7-5/8 l = 2 ga, 8 qt, 1 peck
   : Source: Condensed from various sources; typos by Dorothy Flatman 1996
   From: Dorothy Flatman                 Date: 04-12-96
  
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