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オンス

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 オンス on Japanese Wikipedia

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From Dutch ons

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オンス (rōmaji onsu)

  1. ounce
    • 1990 June 25, Morikawa, George, “うれしなみだ [Tears of Joy]”, in はじめのいっ THE FIGHTING! [The First Step THE FIGHTING!], volume 1 (fiction, in Japanese), 3rd edition, Tokyo: Kodansha, ISBN 4-06-311532-1, page 123:
      かれのグローブも12オンスだった それでもブロックしたうでがこのとおりさ
      Kare no gurōbu mo jūni-onsu datta sore demo burokku shita ude ga kono tōrisa
      He was using 12-ounce gloves too, and yet my blocking arms still got beaten up like this