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1. in the apothecaries' system, a unit of weight equal to ¹⁄₁₂ of a pound or 480 grains (31.103 grams); symbol ℥. See also Table of Weights and Measures in the Appendix.
2. in the avoirdupois system, a unit of weight equal to ¹⁄₁₆pound (28.3495 grams).
fluid ounce in the apothecaries' system, a unit of liquid measure equal to 8 fluid drams (29.57 ml). See also Table of Weights and Measures in the Appendix.
a unit of capacity (liquid measure) of the apothecaries' system. In the United States, it is 8 fluid drams, one sixteenth of a pint, or the equivalent of 29.57 mL. In Great Britain, it is an imperial ounce and is 8 (imperial) fluid drams but is one twentieth of an (imperial) pint, or 28.41 mL. See also Table of Weights and Measures in the Appendix.

fl oz

fluid ounce.
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Chick pea, okra and tomato soup (serves 6) Ingredients 35ml/1 1/4 fl oz olive oil 225g/8oz okra, topped and cut in half lengthways 1 1/2 large onions, finely chopped 1 1/2tsp salt 1 1/2tsp paprika 1 1/2tsp dried oregano 600g/1lb51/4oz fresh ripe tomatoes, skinned and chopped 600g/1lb51/4oz boiled chick peas 3 cloves of garlic, finely chopped 4tsp tomato puree 1.
Bulgur dolmades (serves 6) Ingredients 24 vine leaves 160g/5 2/3oz bulgur wheat 100ml/3 1/2 fl oz boiling water 30ml/1 fl oz olive oil 1 1/2 small onions, cut lengthways 100g/3 1/2oz grated, smoked tofu 8 sun dried tomatoes, finely chopped 1tsp cumin seeds 1tsp finely chopped mint 1tsp sumak, or 1/2tsp white pepper and 1/2tsp lemon juice 1tsp coarse black pepper Tomato Relish 10ml/2tsp olive oil 1/2 an onion, finely chopped 2 large tomatoes, skinned and finely chopped 1tsp salt 1tsp tomato puree 1tsp white wine vinegar 1 1/2tsp brown sugar 1tsp dried oregano Method Blanch the vine leaves in boiling water for five minutes to soften them.
Christmas apricots (serves 4-6) Ingredients 100g/3 1/2oz dried apricots, soaked overnight 20g/3/4oz whole almonds 30g/1oz whole pitted moist prunes 35g/11/4oz fine desiccated coconut 1 heaped tsp ground cinnamon 60ml/2 1/10 fl oz maple syrup 20g/3/4oz pistachios, finely chopped Method Drain the apricots and allow to dry.
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