EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR POUND
I threw off all reserve--about half a pound, I should judge.
I'll give you two cents a pound for as many as you want to sell.
But in Spain, the dollar goes as far as the pound in England.
Pound, pound, pound, the hard road rang with the thunder of hoofs.
Pound the veal also in a mortar, adding butter to it by degrees.
To a pound of the lean of a leg of veal, allow a pound of beef suet.
Mix the whole together, and pound it to a paste in a marble mortar.
Just before you take them from the fire, stir in a pound of brown sugar.
Allow half a pound of butter to a pound of maccaroni and half a pound of cheese.
Allow a pound of loaf-sugar to every pound of the sliced pine-apple.