Weights and measures [L]

Weights and measures [L]

Labor: Old Mexican measurement of surface = 7,222.056 a.

Laster: Measurement of capacity, in Argentina = 2 tons = 15 fanegas.

Legua: Itinerary and surface measure.

In Argentina (old):

1 league = 40 blocks = 6,000 varas = 5,196 m.

1 league² = 1,600 square blocks = 26,998,416 m²

In Spain, the most common itinerary league is = 5.572699 km = 10,000 steps = 6.666 and ⅔ varas.

Corral League : Cuban measure of surface = 14.12888 km² = 3,491.3994 acres = 1,412.8883 ha.

Libra: Generalized weight in most European and American countries, mainly in Spanish-speaking ones.

In Argentina, the most common pound in commerce is = 0.4594 kg and the one used in pharmacy, 12 ounces = 0.34504716 kg.

In Spain 1 pound = 16 ounces.

The Castilian pound = 460.093 kg.

Oil pound: In Alicante = 0.6 liters and, monthly = 0.502 liters.

Carnicera pound: Spanish weight, especially for meat and fresh fish = 36 ounces = 920 g. In Barcelona = 1,200 g.

Pound of chocolate: Weight used only for this article.

Troy Pound (Pound): Weight = 12 troy ounces = 373.248 g.

Line: Longitudinal measurement of 12 points = to 1/12 inches.

In Argentina = 2 mm.

In Spain = 1.9350 mm.

In Navarre = 1.81652 mm.

Link: Survey measure = 7.92 inches.

Liter of grain: Spanish measure of capacity. In Asturias = 1.726 quart.

Loan: Surface unit. In the Philippines = 400 varas²

Lumen (lm): SI derived unit The lumen is the luminous flux emitted at the solid angle of 1 steradian by a uniform point source having an intensity of 1 candela.

Lunation: Natural space of time = 29 days, 12 hours, 44 minutes and 2.8 seconds = the time between two consecutive conjunctions of the Moon with the Sun.

Five years : Period of time = 5 years = a five-year period. This term is due to the Romans when they paid their taxes to the State every 5 years.

Lux (lx): SI derived unit Optical measurement. Illumination of a surface that normally receives, evenly distributed, a luminous flux of one lumen per m²

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