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The quintal (or centner) is a unit of mass in the metric system equal to 100 kilograms (1 quintal = 100 kg), the base unit of mass in the International System of Units (SI).
The quintal is also equal to 100,000 grams (g) (an SI unit of mass), or 0.1 tonnes (t) (a unit of mass in the metric system), or 0.0984206528 long tons (an Imperial unit of mass), or 0.110231131 short tons (a US customary unit of mass), or approximately 220.462262 pounds (lb) or 3,527.39619 ounces (oz), which are US customary / Imperial units of mass.
Alternative name: centner