Definition Pound

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Definition

a pound: 1 lb, 16 ounces, 0.45 kilograms
noun

(it costs 20) pounds: (it costs 20) pounds sterling, units of British currency
noun

to pound: to beat, to hammer, to strike, to crush
verb
Pronunciation examples
UK: This skirt only cost two pounds.
US: I was pounded on the head by a three-hundred-pound boxer.

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