decigram
noun Etymology: French décigramme, from déci- + gramme gram Date: 1810 — see metric system table

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  • decigram — DECIGRÁM, decigrame, s.n. Unitate subdivizionară de măsură (unitate) pentru masă, egală cu a zecea parte dintr un gram. – Din fr. décigramme. Trimis de dante, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  decigrám s. n. (sil. gram), pl. decigráme; simb. dg Trimis… …   Dicționar Român

  • Decigram — Dec i*gram, Decigramme Dec i*gramme, n. [F. d[ e]cigramme; pref. d[ e]ci tenth (fr. L. decimus) + gramme.] A weight in the metric system; one tenth of a gram, equal to 1.5432 grains avoirdupois …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dècigram — m fiz. desetina grama …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • decigram — [des′i gram΄] n. [Fr: see DECI & GRAM1] one tenth of a gram (1.5432 grains or 0.003527 ounce): abbrev. dg …   English World dictionary

  • decigram — noun /dětsiɡram/lang=sh decigram …   Wiktionary

  • decigram — de|ci|gram sb., met, decigram, mene (fork.: dg) …   Dansk ordbog

  • decigram — s ( met, decigram, best. pl. men) MÅTT tiondels gram …   Clue 9 Svensk Ordbok

  • decigram — n. (also decigramme) a metric unit of mass, equal to 0.1 gram. * * * decigram, gramme see deci …   Useful english dictionary

  • decigram — /des i gram /, n. a unit of mass or weight equal to 1/10 gram (1.543 grains). Abbr.: dg Also, esp. Brit., decigramme. [1800 10; < F décigramme. See DECI , GRAM2] * * * …   Universalium

  • decigram — One tenth of a gram. * * * deci·gram also Brit deci·gramme des ə .gram n a metric unit of mass and weight equal to 1/10 gram …   Medical dictionary

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