Pronunciation: (rot'l), [key]
—pl. rotls, ar•talPronunciation: (är'täl). [key]
1. a unit of weight used in Islamic countries, varying widely in value, but of the order of the pound.
2. a varying unit of dry measure, used in the same areas.
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