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Trivial Pursuits of the Measurement Kind - Part II

In 6000 B.C., the first standards for measurements were supposedly extablished in civilizations along the Nile. Since then, we have struggled with awkward systems due to a proliferation of measurement terms (e.g. English ton vs. American ton) and complexities of the sexdecimal/duodecimal number systems.

Your task is to unscramble the underlined measurement term. But, be forewarned that many of these terms are now outdated and often forgotten.

1 resco = 5/3 dozen
1 beal = 10 reams of paper
1 coinshos = 1/10 of a degree
1 spangrasa = 4 miles
3 racebyslorn = 1 inch
12 deposespy = 1 inch
144 munha shari = 1 inch
1 fastmenth = 6 inches
4 sligl = 1 pint
1 brelar = 36 gallons
1 ifrink = 9 gallons
1 dilkinker = 18 gallons
1 dogheahs = 54 gallons
1 tubt = 108 gallons
1 pepi = 216 gallons
8 schmard = 1 fluid ounce
4 speck = 1 bushel
1 terquar = 8 bushels
1 dola = 40 bushels
1 slat = 80 bushels
1 pletot = 2 quarts
1 trikes = 2 bushels
1 bomoc = 4 bushels

 


Hint: Think...and no, none of these are correct as written.

 


Solution Commentary: score, bale, schoins, parasangs, barleycorns, poppy seeds, human hairs, shaftment, gills, barrel, firkin, kilderkin, hogshead, butt, pipe, drachms, pecks, quarter, load, last, pottle, strike, coomb