dekagram

noun
deka·​gram | \ ˈde-kə-ˌgram How to pronounce dekagram (audio) \

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.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dekagram. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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dekagram

noun
deka·​gram
variants: or decagram or chiefly British decagramme \ ˈdek-​ə-​ˌgram How to pronounce decagramme (audio) \

Medical Definition of dekagram

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

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