centigram

noun cen·ti·gram \ -ˌgram \

Definition of centigram

: a unit of mass equal to ¹/₁₀₀ gram — see Metric System Table

First Known Use of centigram

1795

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CENTIGRAM Defined for English Language Learners

centigram

Definition of centigram for English Language Learners

  • : a weight equal to 1/100 gram


CENTIGRAM Defined for Kids

centigram

noun cen·ti·gram \ ˈsen-tə-ˌgram \

Definition of centigram for Students

: a unit of weight equal to ¹/₁₀₀ gram

Medical Dictionary

centigram

noun cen·ti·gram
variants: or chiefly British centigramme play \-ˌgram\

medical Definition of centigram

: a unit of mass and weight equal to ¹/₁₀₀ gram


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