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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


  • Bushel Announces Additional Device Management Capabilities for the Rest of Us
    Bushel, the Apple device management solution for everyone, today announced a number of important new features designed to make Apple device management easier and more secure than ever. Bushel is a cloud-based ... Read more on this news related to 'Bushel'
  • Grain higher, livestock mostly higher
    Grain futures were higher Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for May delivery was unchanged at $5.0775 a bushel; May corn was 1.75 cents higher at $3.9275 a bushel; May oats were ... Read more on this news related to 'Bushel'
  • Grain higher on the CBOT, beef mostly higher and pork mostly higher on the CME
    CHICAGO — Grain futures were higher Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for May delivery was unchanged at $5.0775 a bushel; May corn was 1.75 cents higher at $3.9275 a bushel; May oats were unchanged at $2.7225 a bushel; while May soybeans gained 8 cents to $9.7525 a bushel. Read more on this news related to 'Bushel'

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