drachm

noun
\ ˈdram How to pronounce drachm (audio) \

Definition of drachm

1 : drachma
2 chiefly British : dram entry 1

First Known Use of drachm

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for drachm

alteration of Middle English dragme — more at dram entry 1

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“Drachm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drachm. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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Medical Definition of drachm

variant of

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