Sinonimi: gal | Imperial gallon | congius
ETYM OF galon, jalon, Late Lat. galo, galona, from galum a liquid measure; cf. French jale large bowl. Related to Gill a measure.
1. United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters; SYN. gal.
2. A British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 quarts or 4.545 liters; SYN. Imperial gallon, congius.
Unit of liquid measure, equal to 3.785 liters, and subdivided into four quarts or eight pints. The UK and Canadian imperial gallon is equivalent to 4.546 liters.
Jedinica za merneje tečnosti i žita (u Engleskoj = 4.5436 l. u SAD 3.785 litara)