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kilogram (kg)
  *斤* | 斤* | *斤
catty / (PRC) weight equal to 500 g / (Tw) weight equal to 600 g / (HK, Malaysia, Singapore) slightly over 604 g
jack (for lifting weight)
hydraulic jack
not much to choose between the two / tweedledum and tweedledee
to haggle over every ounce / (fig.) to fuss over minor matters / to split hairs
Chinese unit of weight equal to 0.5 kg
screw jack
weight / (fig.) importance
variant of 筋斗
although small, a steelyard weight may tip a hundred pounds (idiom) / apparently insignificant details can have a large impact / for want of a nail the battle was lost
rack and pinion jack
to bicker at length over a trivial matter (idiom)
Taiwan catty (weight equal to 0.6 kg)

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