kunch [Hindi]

In India, ? – 19ᵗʰ century, the mass of the Abrus precatorius seed, as a unit of mass.

Kúnch, Kúncha, H[indi]. (S[anskrit]. ) The seed of the Abrus precatorius, used as a jewellers' and goldsmiths' weight: see Gunja.

H. H. Wilson, 1855, page 302.

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