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Usage examples for quintal

  1. An arpent yields one hundred quintals of hay a year, worth three livres the quintal. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  2. M'Koy and Quintal, the worst of the gang, escaped to the mountains. – The Eventful History Of The Mutiny And Piratical Seizure Of H.M.S. Bounty: Its Cause And Consequences by Sir John Barrow
  3. On this day, on a complaint of the master, I found it necessary to punish Matthew Quintal, one of the seamen, with two dozen lashes, for insolence and mutinous behaviour. – The Eventful History Of The Mutiny And Piratical Seizure Of H.M.S. Bounty: Its Cause And Consequences by Sir John Barrow
  4. This country has offered a premium of forty sous the quintal on flour of the United States, and thirty sous the quintal on our wheat, to be brought here between February and June. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  5. The first quality is delivered in the ports of France at thirty- eight livres the quintal, the second at thirty- six livres, the third at thirty- four livres, weight and money of France, by individuals generally. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  6. This success induced his companion Quintal to turn his kettle into a still. – The Eventful History Of The Mutiny And Piratical Seizure Of H.M.S. Bounty: Its Cause And Consequences by Sir John Barrow
  7. Portage to Paris, by land, is fifteen livres the quintal. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  8. One of his ships, in 1614, loaded with dry fish for Spain, where the cargo brought " forty ryalls," or five dollars, the quintal. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake
  9. Fire- wood here and at Scarena costs fifteen sous the quintal. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  10. The quintal of indigo of the first class costs the planter from $ 35 to $ 40 at most; and in the market of Manila it has been sold from $ 60 to $ 130, according to the quality and the greater or lesser demand for the article at the season. – The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes by Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes
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