nanogram
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1951 one billionth of a gram

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nanogram — [nan′ə gram΄] n. one billionth of a gram: abbrev. ng …   English World dictionary

  • nanogram — na|no|gram sb., met, nanogram, mene …   Dansk ordbog

  • nanogram — A measure of weight. One nanogram weighs a billion times less than one gram, and almost a trillion times less than a pound …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • nanogram — /nan euh gram , nay neuh /, n. one billionth of a gram. Abbr.: ng [1950 55; NANO + GRAM2] * * * …   Universalium

  • nanogram — noun A unit of mass equal to 0.000 000 001 grams. Symbol: ng …   Wiktionary

  • nanogram — One billionth of a gram (10−9 g). * * * nano·gram or chiefly Brit nano·gramme nan ə .gram n one billionth of a gram abbr. ng * * * nano·gram (ng) (nanґo gram) one billionth (10−9) of a gram …   Medical dictionary

  • nanogram — (ng)    One billionth (10 9) of a gram …   Forensic science glossary

  • nanogram — n. very small unit of measure, a billionth of a gram …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nanogram — na·no·gram …   English syllables

  • nanogram — /ˈnænoʊgræm/ (say nanohgram) noun one billionth (10 9) of a gram …   Australian English dictionary

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