a traditional Russian unit of volume equal to 10 charkas.
   This is equivalent to about 1.23 liters or 1.30 U.S. liquid quarts.

Dictionary of units of measurement. 2015.

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  • charka —    a traditional Russian unit of volume containing about 123.0 milliliters, 4.159 U.S. fluid ounces or 4.329 Imperial fluid ounces. There are 6.25 charki in a boutylka (bottle) and 10 in a schtoff. The word charka means a cup or glass …   Dictionary of units of measurement

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