ounce (avoirdupois) Ounce (avoirdupois)
is a unit of measurement of mass (weight). The definition for ounce (avoirdupois) is the following:
An avoirdupois ounce is equal to 1/16 pounds.
The symbol for ounce (avoirdupois) is oz
is a multiple of the gram
unit. The kilo
prefix stands for 1000 therefore, 1 kilogram = 1000 gram units. Gram
is a unit of measurement of mass (weight). The definition for gram is the following:
The kilogram is the unit of mass; it is equal to the mass of the international prototype of the kilogram.
The symbol for kilogram is kg