dekagram


deka·gram

noun \ˈde-kə-ˌgram\

Definition of DEKAGRAM

:  a unit of mass equal to 10 grams — see metric system table

First Known Use of DEKAGRAM

1810

Other Weights and Measures Terms

avoirdupois weight, calorie, denier, kip, pace, twain

deka·gram

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DEKAGRAM

: a metric unit of mass and weight equal to 10 grams

Variants of DEKAGRAM

deka·gram or deca·gram or chiefly British deca·gramme \ˈdek-ə-ˌgram\

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