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gram

 (g) [gram]
a unit of mass in the SI system; one thousandth of a kilogram. (See also Table of Weights and Measures in the Appendix and si units.)

gram (g),

(gram), Avoid the incorrect abbreviations g., gm, and Gm.
A unit of weight in the metric or centesimal system, the equivalent of 15.432358 gr or 0.03527 avoirdupois ounce.

gram

(g) (gram) a unit of mass in the SI system; one thousandth of a kilogram.

gram (g, gm)

Etymology: L, gramma, small weight
a unit of mass in the metric system equal to 1/1000 kilogram, 15.432 grains, and 0.0353 ounce avoirdupois. 453.6 g = 1 lb. The preferred abbreviation is g.

–gram

Vox populi The root form for something produced in a graphic format. See Angiogram, Nettergram, Scan.

gram

(g) (gram)
A unit of weight in the metric or centesimal system, the equivalent of 15.432358 grains or 0.03527 avoirdupois ounce.

gram

(g) (gram)
A unit of weight in the metric or centesimal system, the equivalent of 15.432358 gr or 0.03527 avoirdupois oz.

gram (Gm, g),

n the basic unit of mass of the metric system. Equivalent to 15.432 gr.

gram

1. the basic unit of mass (weight) of the metric system, being the equivalent of 15.432 grains; symbol g, sometimes abbreviated gm. See also Table 4.2 and si units.
2. see gram's stain.
3. see chickpea.

gram atomic weight
the same numerically as the atomic weight of an element but expressed in grams.
gram molecular weight
the same numerically as the molecular weight of the substance but expressed in grams.

Patient discussion about gram

Q. I get about 190 grams of protein a day. Is that too much protein? Have you ever seen a guy living only for food? No? Here I am. I get about 190 grams of protein a day. Is that too much protein? My weight is 183 pounds.

A. this is a good amount, just make sure that you get the majority of it from real foods and not from powders and bars.

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In the home of the younger man another three grammes of the drug was seized later on while 121 grammes and a precision scale were found in the house of the 51-year-old.
n Beans and legumes (seven-ten grammes per half-cup): Black beans, white beans, lentils, chickpeas, hummus and green peas.
Drugs seized included 66 grammes of crack cocaine which was 85% pure, 17.
Studies show below three grammes of sodium per day increase mortality, heart attack and heart failure,' said Salim Yusuf, Professor at McMaster University in Canada.
Eating about 30 grammes of protein per meal, or 30 grammes combined between a meal and the next snack.
Oman Medical College (OMC) offers graduate proA[degrees] grammes in pharmacy and medicine, providing an opportunity to study in a multicultural environA[degrees] ment fostering the value of human life, a press release said.
The Companys internal sampling estimates an average grade for the shipment of 27 per cent copper,15 grammes pertonne gold and 96 grammes per tonne silver.
43 grammes of crack cocaine in 30 packages with a 79% purity.
that " during the course of searches carried out under Section 132 of the Income Tax Act, gold jewellery to the extent of 500 grammes per married lady, 250 grammes per unmarried lady and 100 grammes per male member of the family need not be seized by tax authorities".
The police recovered 89 capsules of heroin weighing 850 grammes from an Asian man's gut.
Uruguayans will be able to grow up to six plants of marijuana each and possess as much as 480 grammes for personal use.
Selon un rapport de la police judiciaire, 143 individus ont ete arretes pour commerce de drogue, en particulier les drogues dures, dans des operations qui ont permis la saisie de pres de 250 kg de chira (resine de cannabis), 500 grammes d'heroine, 25 grammes de cocaine et une importante quantite de comprimes psychotropes.