- 'mÊŒtÊƒkÉªn n. (Scotland) a unit of liquid which equal to a little less than a U.S. pint; container
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Mutchkin — Disambiguation: a mutchkin can also refer a close fitting Scottish cap. The mutchkin (Scottish Gaelic: mùisgein) was a Scottish unit of measurement of liquids that was in use from at least 1661, (possibly 15th century), until the late 19th… … Wikipedia
Chopin (unit) — The chopin was a Scottish measurement of volume, usually fluid, that was in use from at least 1661, though possibly 15th century, until the mid 19th century. The measurement was derived from the French measure chopine an old and widespread… … Wikipedia
choppin — a traditional Scottish unit of volume equal to 2 mutchkins or 1/2 Scots pint. The choppin is equivalent to about 52.1 cubic inches, 1.80 U.S. liquid pints, 1.50 British Imperial pints, or 854 milliliters … Dictionary of units of measurement
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