Tonometry Tonsil

Tons

Meanings and phrases

tons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large number or amount; dozens; heaps; lots; piles; scores; stacks; loads; rafts; slews; wads; oodles; gobs; scads; lashings

million tons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It receives 34 million tons of sediment per year.
  • National wheat production in 2015 was 5 million tons.
  • Cargo transportation reached 795 million tons in 2005.

metric tons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This rock has an estimated mass of 700 metric tons.
  • It had a maximum load rating of about 24 metric tons.
  • In 2010, reported American hauls totaled 2,100 metric tons.

tons per

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the 1890s, the mines produced a thousand tons per day.
  • The production capacity is more than 20,000 tons per year.
  • The rate of erosion is around 2 metric tons per square kilometre.

tons of coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The plant consumes about 20,000 tons of coal a day.
  • The boat averaged 5–6 tons of coal on each trip.
  • The tender carried 7 tons of water and 3 tons of coal.

tons of cargo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She could carry approximately 1,500 tons of cargo.
  • A Boeing 727 can carry up to 10 tons of cargo.
  • "Prince George" could carry 350 tons of cargo.

tons per year

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The production capacity is more than 20,000 tons per year.
  • It produced 30–35 tons per year.
  • Between 2004 and 2006, the Port of Caen transported (in tons per year):
E.g.
  • Approximately 100 million metric tons of oxygen are produced yearly.
  • The global production of aluminium in 2016 was 58.8 million metric tons.
  • It exceeded that of any other metal except iron (1,231 million metric tons).

tons of bombs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They dropped 3,984 tons of bombs.
  • In total, 41,653 "Linebacker" missions dropped 155,548 tons of bombs.
  • The ground around the site was churned up by over 5,000 tons of bombs.

short tons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These locomotives weighed 375 short tons (340 t) fully loaded.
  • As it is today, the sculpture weighs 21.8 tonnes (24 short tons).
  • The plant burns in excess of seven million short tons of coal a year.

billion tons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Malawi has coal reserves estimated at 22 billion tons.
  • Bulgaria possesses significant reserves of coal estimated at 4,8 billion tons.
  • It contains more than 13 billion tons of coal in the area of 62 square kilometers.

thousand tons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the 1890s, the mines produced a thousand tons per day.
  • The annual seafood production is more than 200 thousand tons.
  • In 2014, Rosneft exported 47 thousand tons of oil products to Abkhazia.

gross tons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Her carrying capacity is 12,200 gross tons at draft.
  • Total interior volume is 2,700 gross tons.
  • The vessel measured 276.87 gross tons and 183.05 net tons.

tons of oil

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Up to 515 tons of oil fuel could be carried, giving a range of at .
  • In 2014, Rosneft exported 47 thousand tons of oil products to Abkhazia.
  • The bombing lasted an hour, and it caused the loss of 13,000 tons of oil.

tons of steel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1913 it produced 349,200 tons of cast-iron and 316,400 tons of steel.
  • It originally covered an area 160 hectares and produced 250 000 tons of steel in 1938.
  • He was not successful, though he did manage to purchase 50,000 tons of steel rails at a bargain price.

tons burthen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was 1051 tons burthen in size and displaced .
  • The ship's tonnage was 1,751 tons burthen.
  • The ship's tonnage was 1,186 tons burthen.

tons of iron

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Over 100,000 tons of iron per year were produced.
  • Dufaud bought 15,000-20,000 tons of iron.
  • The ship was allegedly heading to China, from Canada transporting 77,000 tons of iron ore.

tons of ore

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Eighty tons of ore were handled by each train.
  • Ore was shipped to La Goulette in wagons holding 30 tons of ore.
  • As of 1911 the Djerissa mine was shipping almost 1,000 tons of ore a day.

tons of supplies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In some months as much as 1000 tons of supplies were dropped.
  • They flew 1,240 missions and delivered 4,133 tons of supplies.
  • Supplying the 270,000 men trapped in the "cauldron" required 700 tons of supplies a day.

thousands of tons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Special oil wells, into which were pumped hundreds of thousands of tons of topped oil, were allocated.
  • In contrast, 8–7 kya-old shell middens in Portugal, Denmark, and Brazil generated thousands of tons of debris and artefacts.
  • Globally, since 1940 till end 70s the production of coals Ombilin declined, and returned only tens of thousands of tons per year.

tons of food

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was stocked with 400 tons of food and 1.1m rounds of ammunition.
  • Before the Second World War started, Britain imported 55 million tons of food a year.
  • Approximately 500,000 tons of food items are irradiated per year worldwide in over 40 countries.

tons of freight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2003, over 75 thousand metric tons of freight passed through the terminal.
  • In 2017, the airport handled 25,822,936 passengers and 374,214.9 tons of freight.
  • In 2014 the Bulgarian railways carried 14,225,000 tons of freight and 21,433,000 people.

million tons per

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the Eastern Central Atlantic small pelagic fishes constitute about 50% of landings with sardine reaching 0.6–1.0 million tons per year.
  • Metallurgical products movement are more than one million tons per year and maize exports to Spain vary between 800,000 and 1 million tons.
  • Production at the Mont Wright mine was planned at 19 million tons per year, requiring additional railway equipment to handle the additional volume.
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