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4.760 ounces is about four-fifths as heavy as a Billiard Ball.
In other words, it's 0.827826086956520 times the weight of a Billiard Ball, and the weight of a Billiard Ball is 1.20798319327730 times that amount.
(American-style, WPA specifications)
Per the World Pool-Billiard Association, a billiard ball weight must weigh between 5.50 ounces and 6 ounces. According to legend, the difficulty in obtaining elephant ivory for the manufacture of billiard balls in the 19th century inspired the search for a replacement material, which led to the development of the first industrial plastic.
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