hg

abbreviation

Definition of hg

  1. 1 hectogram

  2. 2 hemoglobin


Hg

symbol

Definition of Hg

  1. mercury

Origin and Etymology of hg

New Latin hydrargyrum literally, water silver


Medical Dictionary

hg

abbreviation

Medical Definition of hg

  1. hectogram


Hg

symbol

Medical Definition of Hg

  1. mercury—see mm hg

Origin and Etymology of hg

New Latin hydrargyrum


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