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Metric

butt to cubic kilometer (km³)
butt to cubic meter (m³)
butt to cubic decimeter (dm³)
butt to cubic centimeter (cc)
butt to cubic millimeter (mm³)
butt to hectoliter (hl)
butt to decaliter
butt to liter (l)
butt to deciliter (dl)
butt to centiliter (cl)
butt to milliliter (ml)
butt to microliter (µl)
Units: cubic kilometer (km³)  / cubic meter (m³)  / cubic decimeter (dm³)  / cubic centimeter (cc)  / cubic millimeter (mm³)  / hectoliter (hl)  / decaliter  / liter (l)  / deciliter (dl)  / centiliter (cl)  / milliliter (ml)  / microliter (µl)
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U.S. Liquid Measure

butt to acre foot
butt to barrel (petroleum)
butt to gallon (gal)
butt to quart (qt)
butt to pint (pt)
butt to gill
butt to fluid ounce (fl oz)
butt to fluid dram (fl dr)
butt to minim (min)
Units: acre foot  / barrel (petroleum)  / gallon (gal)  / quart (qt)  / pint (pt)  / gill  / fluid ounce (fl oz)  / fluid dram (fl dr)  / minim (min)
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U.S. Dry Measure

butt to barrel
butt to bushel (bu)
butt to peck (pk)
butt to gallon (gal)
butt to quart (qt)
butt to pint (pt)
Units: barrel  / bushel (bu)  / peck (pk)  / gallon (gal)  / quart (qt)  / pint (pt)
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Apothecaries

The traditional English apothecaries' system defines weights, not volumes. However, there was apothecaries' system for volumes too, though less commonly used. Before introduction of the imperial units, all apothecaries' measures were based on the wine gallon which later became the base of U.S. liquid gallon.

In addition to five official apothecaries' units pint, fliud ounce, fluid dram, fluid scruple, and minim, there was a set of unofficial but widely used units for various spoon and glass sizes. We list them here too.

In 1858 apothercaries' system was officially abolished in in the U.K. in favour of the standard Avoirdupois system. In the United States the apothecaries' system remained in use until 1971, when it was officially abolished in favor of the metric system.

butt to pint (pt)
butt to glass-tumbler
butt to breakfast cup
butt to tea cup
butt to wine glass
butt to fluid ounce (ƒ℥)
butt to table spoon
butt to dessert spoon
butt to fluid dram (ƒʒ)
butt to tea spoon
butt to minim
Units: pint (pt)  / glass-tumbler  / breakfast cup  / tea cup  / wine glass  / fluid ounce (ƒ℥)  / table spoon  / dessert spoon  / fluid dram (ƒʒ)  / tea spoon  / minim
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British Imperial Liquid And Dry

butt to perch
butt to barrel
butt to bushel (bu)
butt to peck (pk)
butt to gallon (gal)
butt to quart (qt)
butt to pint (pt)
butt to fluid ounce (oz)
butt to fluid drachm (fl dr)
butt to fluid scruple
butt to minim (min)
Units: perch  / barrel  / bushel (bu)  / peck (pk)  / gallon (gal)  / quart (qt)  / pint (pt)  / fluid ounce (oz)  / fluid drachm (fl dr)  / fluid scruple  / minim (min)
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British and U.S. derivatives of length units

butt to cubic mile (mi³)
butt to mil cubic feet (mcf)
butt to cubic yard (yd³)
butt to centum cubic feet (ccf)
butt to cubic foot (ft³)
butt to cubic inch (in³)
Units: cubic mile (mi³)  / mil cubic feet (mcf)  / cubic yard (yd³)  / centum cubic feet (ccf)  / cubic foot (ft³)  / cubic inch (in³)
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English wine cask units

Imperial and U.S. definitions of these units slightly differ. We use Imperial definitions here.
butt to tun
butt to puncheon
butt to hogshead
butt to tierce
butt to barrel
butt to rundlet
Units: tun  /  / puncheon  / hogshead  / tierce  / barrel  / rundlet
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English brewery cask units

Historically the terms beer and ale referred to distinct brews. From the mid 15th century until 1803 in Britain "ale" casks and "beer" casks differed in the number of gallons they contained. We provide conversions for the latest standard (1824) of units that are based on imperial gallons.
butt to hogshead
butt to barrel
butt to kilderkin
butt to firkin
butt to pin
Units: hogshead  / barrel  / kilderkin  / firkin  / pin
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U.S. brewery cask units

In the U.S. only beer barrel is legally defined. Keg sizes are not standardized and could be any size smaller than a barrel. However, typical beer keg size is a half of beer barrel.
butt to US beer barrel
butt to US beer half-barrel
butt to US beer keg (typical)
butt to US beer quarter-barrel
Units: US beer barrel  / US beer half-barrel  / US beer keg (typical)  / US beer quarter-barrel
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Cooking (U.S.)

butt to cup
butt to tablespoon
butt to teaspoon
Units: cup  / tablespoon  / teaspoon
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Cooking (International)

butt to cup
butt to tablespoon
butt to teaspoon
Units: cup  / tablespoon  / teaspoon
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Cooking (Australian)

butt to tablespoon
butt to dessert teaspoon
butt to teaspoon
Units: tablespoon  / dessert teaspoon  / teaspoon
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Natural units

In physics, natural units are physical units of measurement based only on universal physical constants. The origin of their definition comes only from properties of nature and not from any human construct.
butt to Planck volume (L³)
Units: Planck volume (L³)
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Astronomical

butt to cubic parsec (pc³)
butt to cubic light year
butt to cubic light minute
butt to cubic light second
Units: cubic parsec (pc³)  / cubic light year  / cubic light minute  / cubic light second
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Ship tonnage measurements

Register ton unit was defined by the Moorsom Commission (Great Britain) in 1854 to measure ship internal volume. It was officially replaced by tonnage when the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted The International Convention on Tonnage Measurement of Ships on 23 June 1969. Since 18 July 1994 the gross and net tonnages are the only official measures used for the ships.
butt to tonnage
butt to register ton
butt to Panama Canal Universal Measurement System (PC/UMS)
Units: tonnage  / register ton  / Panama Canal Universal Measurement System (PC/UMS)
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Lumber measure

These units are sometimes used to measure the volume of lumber in Great Britain, the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The same units is called board-foot in the U.S. and Canada and super foot or superficial foot in Australia and New Zealand. One board-foot is the volume of a one-foot length of a board one foot wide and one inch thick.
butt to million board-feet (mmfbm, mmbdft, mmbf)
butt to cord
butt to thousand board-feet (mfbm, mbdft, mbf)
butt to hoppus ton (HT)
butt to cubic ton of timber
butt to stere
butt to hoppus foot, hoppus cube (h ft)
butt to boardfoot, board-foot (fbmm, bdft, bf)
Units: million board-feet (mmfbm, mmbdft, mmbf)  / cord  / thousand board-feet (mfbm, mbdft, mbf)  / hoppus ton (HT)  / cubic ton of timber  / stere  / hoppus foot, hoppus cube (h ft)  / boardfoot, board-foot (fbmm, bdft, bf)
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Japanese

butt to sai (才)
butt to shaku (勺)
butt to go (合)
butt to sho (升)
butt to to (斗)
butt to koku (石)
Units: sai (才)  / shaku (勺)  / go (合)  / sho (升)  / to (斗)  / koku (石)
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Chinese units of 1930

butt to dan (市石)
butt to dou (市斗)
butt to sheng (市升)
butt to ge (合)
butt to shao (勺)
butt to cuo (撮)
Units: dan (市石)  / dou (市斗)  / sheng (市升)  / ge (合)  / shao (勺)  / cuo (撮)
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Chinese units of 1915

butt to dan (石)
butt to hu (斛)
butt to dou (斗)
butt to sheng (升)
butt to ge (合)
butt to shao (勺)
Units: dan (石)  / hu (斛)  / dou (斗)  / sheng (升)  / ge (合)  / shao (勺)
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Thai units

Some of these units are still in use even though metric system was formally established in 1923. Before the metrication the old units were standardized to exact metric values.
butt to kwian (เกวียน, cartload)
butt to sat (สัด, basket)
butt to thang (ถัง, tank)
butt to thanan (ทะนาน, coconut shell)
butt to fai mue (ฟายมือ, palm of grain)
butt to kam mue (กำมือ, hand of grain)
butt to yip mue (หยิบมือ, pinch)
Units: kwian (เกวียน, cartload)  / sat (สัด, basket)  / thang (ถัง, tank)  / thanan (ทะนาน, coconut shell)  / fai mue (ฟายมือ, palm of grain)  / kam mue (กำมือ, hand of grain)  / yip mue (หยิบมือ, pinch)

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