Tonne meaning

tŭn
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A metric unit of mass equal to 1000 kilograms. Symbol: t.
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(colloquial, darts) A score of 100.
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A metric ton.
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A metric ton; 1,000 kg.
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Origin of tonne

  • French from Old French tun from Late Latin tunna probably of Celtic origin

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition