gram-atomic weight
noun Date: 1927 the mass of one mole of an element equal in grams to the atomic weight — called also gram-atom

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

  • gram-atomic weight — gram atom·ic weight also Brit gramme atom·ic weight ə täm ik n the mass of one mole of a chemical element equal in grams to the element s atomic weight …   Medical dictionary

  • gram atom, gram atomic weight —    older names for the atomic mass unit …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • 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 — 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-molecule — 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

  • atomic heat — n the heat capacity per gram atomic weight of any element: the specific heat in calories per degree per gram multiplied by the atomic weight compare MOLECULAR HEAT * * * the product of the atomic weight of an element and its specific heat …   Medical dictionary

  • gram-atomicmass — gram a·tom·ic mass (grămʹə tŏmʹĭk) n. The mass of one mole of atoms of an element. Also called gram atomic weight. * * * …   Universalium

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

  • 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

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