Bushel

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Bushel Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a basket large enough to hold a bushel
  • a United States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 2152.42 cubic inches
  • a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 pecks
  • restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a United States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 215
  • 42 cubic inches ,
  • a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 pecks

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Bushel Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A bushel is an Imperial unit of dry volume, equal to 4 pecks or 8 gallons. It is most often used in agriculture. A bushel is abbreviated as bsh. or bu.



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* A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains. - Dutch Proverb


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Bushel Sample Sentences in News


  • Introducing Bushel: Powerful Apple Device Management for the Rest of Us
    Bushel, the Apple device management solution for everyone, powered by JAMF Software, today announced general availability, bringing easy and secure Apple device management to the masses. Bushel is a cloud-based ... Read more on this news related to 'Bushel'
  • Grain lower, livestock mostly higher
    Grain futures were lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar delivery fell 5 cents to $5.0275 a bushel; Mar corn lost 1.50 cents to 3.70 a bushel; Mar oats were 6.50 cents lower at $2.76 ... Read more on this news related to 'Bushel'
  • Grain mostly lower, livestock mixed
    Grain futures were mostly lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar delivery was unchanged at $5.0775 a bushel; Mar corn was 4 cents lower at $3.6750 a bushel; Mar oats ... Read more on this news related to 'Bushel'

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