Definitions for "Short Ton"
Keywords:  lbs, ton, canaveral, coal, avoirdupois
Common measurement for a ton in the United States. A short ton is equal to 2,000 lbs or 0.907 metric tons.
An avoirdupois measure of weight equal to 2,000 lbs.
A short ton equals 2,000. Canaveral Port Authority's lifting capacity and cargo measurements are designated in short tons.
Keywords:  pounds
2000 pounds.
2,000 pounds.