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The troy pound is a troy unit of mass.

\(\ds \) \(\) \(\ds 1\) troy pound
\(\ds \) \(=\) \(\ds 12\) troy ounces
\(\ds \) \(=\) \(\ds 5 \, 760\) grains
\(\ds \) \(=\) \(\ds 1\) apothecaries' pound
\(\ds \) \(\approx\) \(\ds 373 \cdotp 24\) grams

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Historical Note

The troy pound is no longer in legal use.

It is seen that a troy pound is the same size as the apothecaries' pound.