dekagram

noun
deka·​gram | \ˈde-kə-ˌgram \

Definition of dekagram 

: a unit of mass equal to 10 grams — see Metric System Table

First Known Use of dekagram

1810, in the meaning defined above

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dekagram

noun
deka·​gram
variants: or decagram or chiefly British decagramme \ˈdek-​ə-​ˌgram \

Medical Definition of dekagram 

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

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