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abbr. hundredweight

  1. n. a United States unit of weight equivalent to 100 pounds [syn: hundredweight, short hundredweight, centner, cental, quintal]

  2. a British unit of weight equivalent to 112 pounds [syn: hundredweight, long hundredweight]


CWT or cwt may refer to:

  • Continuous wavelet transform
  • Complex wavelet transform
  • Centum weight (cwt), or hundredweight: 100 pounds (US) or 112 pounds (Imperial)
  • Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, a prominent law firm
  • Carlson Wagonlit Travel, a travel management company
  • Cornwall Wildlife Trust
  • Constant with temperature; see bandgap voltage reference
  • Changing World Technologies
  • Chief Water Tender; see Watertender
  • Constant Weight
  • Coded Wire Tag
  • Hundredweight

Usage examples of "cwt".

I am aiming to raise 6 cwt of potatoes against the famine I foresee next winter.