gram-atom
noun see gram-atomic weight

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  • gram atom — [gram′ə täm′ik] n. Chem. the quantity of an element having a weight in grams numerically equal to the element s atomic weight: a gram atom of copper, the atomic weight of which is 63.54, is a quantity of copper weighing 63.54 grams: also gram… …   English World dictionary

  • gram-atom — n GRAM ATOMIC WEIGHT …   Medical dictionary

  • gram atom — gram′ at om n. chem. the quantity of an element whose weight in grams is numerically equal to the atomic weight of the element. Also called gram′ atom′ic weight′ …   From formal English to slang

  • gram atom — noun the quantity of an element whose weight in grams is numerically equal to the atomic weight of the element • Syn: ↑gram atomic weight • Hypernyms: ↑metric weight unit, ↑weight unit * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun or …   Useful english dictionary

  • gram-atom — gramatomas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. gram atom; gramme atom vok. Grammatom, n rus. грамматом, m pranc. atome gramme, m; gramme atome, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • gram-atom — gram atˈom or gram atomic weight, gram molˈecule or gram molecular weight noun The quantity of an element, or a compound, whose mass in grams is equal to its atomic weight and molecular weight respectively (a now discarded concept; see ↑mole4) •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • gram atom — Chem. the quantity of an element whose weight in grams is numerically equal to the atomic weight of the element. Also called gram atomic weight /gram euh tom ik, tom /. Cf. Avogadro s number. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • gram atom — /ˈgræm ætəm/ (say gram atuhm) noun Chemistry Obsolete that quantity of an element whose weight in grams is numerically equal to the atomic weight of the element; now replaced by the mole. Also, gram atomic weight …   Australian English dictionary

  • gram atom — noun The amount of an element whose mass in grams is that of its atomic weight …   Wiktionary

  • gram atom — amount of an element needed so that the weight in grams is equal to the atomic weight of the element …   English contemporary dictionary

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