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Which Weight Unit To Use?
Apothecary - for medications
Troy -for precious metals
Avoirdupois - for almost everything else -
these are for "every day" weight measurements
Common Weight Unit Abbreviations:
ounce = oz
gram = g or gr
milligram = mg
microgram - µg
pound = lb
kilogram or kilos = kg
To learn more about weight conversion, weight units
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