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    Smile The net weight of this package of coffee beans is 450 grams.

    The net weight of this package of coffee beans is 450 grams.
    The weight of this package of coffee beans is 450 grams.


    Are there any differences in meaning between the above two versions? Thanks.


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    Re: The net weight of this package of coffee beans is 450 grams.

    net weight = the weight of the contents only, excluding the weight of the container or packaging

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    Smile Re: The net weight of this package of coffee beans is 450 grams.

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    net weight = the weight of the contents only, excluding the weight of the container or packaging
    Thanks, Anglika.
    Got it.

    By the way, is it the same to say "this pack/bag of coffee beans" instead of "this package of coffee beans?"


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    Re: The net weight of this package of coffee beans is 450 grams.

    You could use either.

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    Re: The net weight of this package of coffee beans is 450 grams.

    Thanks, Anglika.
    Got it.

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