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Definition of "Al-jarib"

Lit: A patch of arable land. Tech: A measure of length and weight. One jarWb is equal to 1366.0416 m2. As a measure of weight, it is equal to 48 sa‘. According to Hanafi jurists it is equal to 156.552 kg or 161.376l. But according to other jurists it is equal to 104.256kg or 131.904 l.

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