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RE: Measurements

On Thu, 8 Jun 2000, Neil Bernstein wrote:

> According to my Neal Pinckney converter, a cup is 226.8 grams.

I think this should be 236.8, but...
This works only for water, because the density of water is 1 g/mL.

1 cup is 8 fluid ounces.  One fluid ounce is 29.6 mL, so 1 cup should
be 236.8 mL.

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