Definition of Decigram

1. Noun. 1/10 gram.

Exact synonyms: Dg
Generic synonyms: Metric Weight Unit, Weight Unit
Terms within: Grain, Metric Grain
Group relationships: Carat



Definition of Decigram

1. n. A weight in the metric system; one tenth of a gram, equal to 1.5432 grains avoirdupois.

Definition of Decigram

1. Noun. (SI-unit deci gram mass) ¹

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Definition of Decigram

1. one tenth of a gram [n -S]

Medical Definition of Decigram

1. One-tenth of a gram. (05 Mar 2000)

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Literary usage of Decigram

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1907)
"Now the increase in using these solutions is always by 1 decigram of each solution, which is convenient to measure and easy to remember. ..."

2. A Manual of Weights and Measures ... with Rules and Tables by Oscar Oldberg (1885)
"The Centigram is the hundredth part of the Gram, or o.oi Gram. The decigram is the tenth part of the Gram, or o. I Gram. The Gram The Dekagram is ten Grams. ..."

3. Basic Math Skills Grade 5 by Wes Tuttle (2003)
"liter (D centimeter © decigram © milliliter 4. Which is shorter than a meter? ® decimeter (D hectometer © kilometer © dekameter 5. ..."

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