ris

1

In Madras, India, a unit of mass, = 8 seers, about 3 1/8 pounds avoirdupois.

Simmonds, page 319.

2

In Denmark, a unit of count for sheets of paper, = 20 bøger, which is 480 sheets of writing paper or 500 sheets of printing paper. Equivalent to the German Ries.

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