fluid dram

noun \ ˌflü-ə(d)-ˈdram \
variants: or fluidram play \ˈflü-ə(-ˌdram\

Definition of fluid dram

:a unit of liquid capacity equal to ¹/₈ fluid ounce — see Weights and Measures Table

First Known Use of fluid dram

circa 1860


Medical Dictionary

fluid dram

noun
variants: or fluidram play \ˈflü-ə-ˌdram\

medical Definition of fluid dram

:either of two units of liquid capacity:
a :a United States unit equal to ¹/₈ United States fluid ounce or 0.226 cubic inch or 3.697 milliliters
b :a British unit equal to ¹/₈ British fluid ounce or 0.2167 cubic inch or 3.5516 milliliters

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