"pints" in the noun sense
a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 gills or 568.26 cubic centimeters
2. pint, dry pint
a United States dry unit equal to 0.5 quart or 33.6 cubic inches
a United States liquid unit equal to 16 fluid ounces two pints equal one quart
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