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TON. Twenty hundred weight, each hundred weight being one hundred and twelve pounds avoirdupois. See act of congress of Aug. 30, 1842, c. 270, s. 20.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.