Why is a 750ml bottle of liquor called a "fifth"?

Simple math! Liquor is sold in sizes based on the fifth. A fifth is 1/5 Gallon or 4/5 Quart or 750mL.

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Wednesday, February 01 2012


Source: http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=a%20fifth

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