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noun [countable] ton pronunciation in British English /tʌn/
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  1. 1
    British a unit for measuring weight, containing 2,240 pounds and equal to 1,016 kilograms
    The horse could pull up to 50 tons.
    Transporting the coal costs £40 per ton.
    a 40-ton lorry (=weighing 40 tons)
  2. 2
    informal a very large number or amount
    ton of: She put on about a ton of make-up.
    tons of (=a lot of): I’ve got tons of things to do.
    weigh a ton (=be extremely heavy): That bag of yours weighs a ton!
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