How many ounces per pound

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Camay February 9, 2012
Actually, in the UK, a pint is 20 fluid oz, not 16. So when looking at UK recipes you have to take this into account. Much better to use grams and litres!
 
Helen's A. February 9, 2012
As they used to say, "A pint's a pound, the world around".
 
Sam1148 February 8, 2012
Google is your friend for this.
http://lmgtfy.com/?q=How+many+ounces+in+a+pound
 
Mr_Vittles February 8, 2012
16 ounces = 1 pound = 1 pint.
 
Diana B. February 8, 2012
Do you have the cookbook, "The Joy of Cooking?" It has a conversion table for all kinds of measurements toward the back - I've got a permanent bookmark there!
 
susan G. February 8, 2012
By weight, 16 ounces = 1 pound.
Ounces in liquid measure do not have a standard weight -- it's a volume measurements.
 
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