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How heavy is 269 fluid drams (ʒ)?

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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as heavy as a liter of Water.
In other words, 269 fluid drams (ʒ) is 1.045825 times the weight of a liter of Water, and the weight of a liter of Water is 0.9561829 times that amount.
(fresh; 4° C / 39.2° F; maximum density)
Contrary to popular belief, 1 liter (0.0.264172052358148 gal) of water at 4° C / 39.2° F (its point of maximum density) weighs 257.2132 fluid drams (ʒ) rather than 1 kg exactly. The total volume of water on the planet Earth is about 13,590,000,000,000,000,000 (13.59 quntillion) L (3,590,000,000,000,000,000 gallons).
It's about three-fourths as heavy as a Human Brain.
In other words, 269 fluid drams (ʒ) is 0.775 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 1.29 times that amount.
(adult)
It's about one-and-two-thirds times as heavy as a Basketball.
In other words, 269 fluid drams (ʒ) is 1.6768831169 times the weight of a Basketball, and the weight of a Basketball is 0.59634448574 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
It's about half as heavy as a Chihuahua.
In other words, 269 fluid drams (ʒ) is 0.465 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 2.15 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
It's about two-and-a-half times as heavy as a Football (Soccer).
In other words, the weight of a Football (Soccer) is 0.42 times 269 fluid drams (ʒ).
(a.k.a. Soccer, a.k.a. Association Football) (FIFA Law 2 specification)
It's about two-and-a-half times as heavy as a Football (American).
In other words, 269 fluid drams (ʒ) is 2.544236453202 times the weight of a Football (American), and the weight of a Football (American) is 0.3930452292441 times that amount.
(a.k.a. "pigskin") (NFL standard)
It's about one-third as heavy as a Brick.
In other words, the weight of a Brick is 2.8 times 269 fluid drams (ʒ).
(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))