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  • #91
    In old-style apothecary measurements, ʒ = dram (or drachm), ℈ = scruple, and ♏ = minim. :-}

    [edit] The only problem I can see with apothecary puns is I think I just made most, maybe all, of them.
    Last edited by Meffy; 03-27-2012, 05:00 PM.

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    • #92
      Originally posted by Meffy View Post
      In old-style apothecary measurements, ʒ = dram (or drachm), ℈ = scruple, and ♏ = minim. :-}

      [edit] The only problem I can see with apothecary puns is I think I just made most, maybe all, of them.
      ...and we aren't apothecaries?
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      • #93
        And wouldn't you know it, I'm all out of ℈s.

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        • #94
          Originally posted by KitchWitch View Post
          ...and we aren't apothecaries?
          *gesture of revealed wisdom* Everyone's an apothecary. *nodnod*

          Then again, the whole system of measurements is archaic these days, which I suppose is just as well. Metric, yay!

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          • #95
            Metric? Boo! (B)

            Get thee to an apothecary.

            Metric is for the robots. They should have made it base 16 at least. But humanity needs (and loves) the dozen, and all its dirty fractions. Feet forever! And inches, if you don't mind. (I mean, just ask any guy if he'd mind having a few more inches to play with)

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            • #96
              hmm, ahem yes, well anyway... ah

              cheers

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              • #97
                Oh, whatever. Pour a double and shoot it back! Call a cab, m'kay?
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