unce

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin uncia (ounce). See ounce (a weight).

Noun[edit]

unce (plural unces)

  1. (obsolete) An ounce; a small portion.
    • Chaucer
      By unces hung his locks.

Etymology 2[edit]

Latin uncus (hook).

Noun[edit]

unce (plural unces)

  1. A claw; an uncus.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for unce in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Anagrams[edit]


Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

unce f

  1. ounce

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

unce

  1. vocative singular of uncus

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

unce

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of uncir.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of uncir.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of uncir.