Hectogram
Hectogram Hec"to*gram, n. [F. hectogramme, fr. Gr. ? hundred + F. gramme a gram.] A measure of weight, containing a hundred grams, or about 3.527 ounces avoirdupois. [1913 Webster]

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  • hectogram — HECTOGRÁM, hectograme, s.n. Unitate de măsură pentru greutăţi, egală cu 100 de grame. – Din fr. hectogramme, germ. Hektogramm. Trimis de gall, 11.11.2008. Sursa: DEX 98  hectográm s. n. (sil. gram), pl. hectográme; simb. hg Trimis de siveco,… …   Dicționar Român

  • hectogram — (also hectogramme) ► NOUN ▪ a metric unit of mass equal to one hundred grams …   English terms dictionary

  • hectogram — [hek′tə gram΄] n. [Fr hectogramme: see HECTO & GRAM1] one hundred grams (3.527 ounces): abbrev. hg …   English World dictionary

  • hectogram — noun Etymology: French hectogramme, from hect + gramme gram Date: 1810 see metric system table …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hectogram — /hek teuh gram /, n. a unit of mass or weight equal to 100 grams, equivalent to 3.527 ounces avoirdupois. Abbr.: hg Also, hektogram; esp. Brit., hectogramme. [1800 10; HECTO + GRAM2] * * * …   Universalium

  • hectogram — One hundred grams, the equivalent of 1543.7 grains. * * * hec·to·gram or chiefly Brit hec·to·gramme hek tə .gram n a metric unit of mass and weight equal to 100 grams * * * hec·to·gram (hekґto gram) a unit of mass of the metric system, being 102… …   Medical dictionary

  • hectogram — hec|to|gram Mot Agut Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • hectográm — s. n. (sil. gram), pl. hectográme; simb. hg …   Romanian orthography

  • hectogram — hec·to·gram || hektəʊgræm n. measure of weight equal to 100 grams …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hectogram — (also hectogramme) (abbrev.: hg) noun a metric unit of mass equal to 100 grams …   English new terms dictionary

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