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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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The Austrian per capita consumption of 155 grammes of black tea is lower than that of the Federal Republic of Germany (160 gms.
Ali said Al Habib & Co sigA[degrees] ned the MoU because of the importance of these proA[degrees] grammes for the insolvent famA[degrees] ilies A[degrees] who live in difficult conditions in houses that need maintenance and repair work A[degrees] and students deserving the morning daily meals.
Users have to register and the drug will only be sold at licensed pharmacies at around 75c a gramme.
Nutritional information per serving: 482 calories; 20 grammes fat (2 grammes saturated fat); 30 grammes protein; 47 grammes carbohydrates; 4 grammes fibre WEDNESDAY Hearty beef stew (Serves 4) Active time 5 minutes.
Gold has now gained ` 860 per 10 grammes in the last six trading sessions.
The first 20 heaviest single fish were all codling and the winner of a Cono-Flex Flattie Fanatic rod was Andy Copeland with a flounder of 570 grammes.
6 grammes of amphetamine paste, with a street value of pounds 250, in Coedpoeth, just before Christmas.
Fielder-Civil has claimed that Winehouse took two grammes of the Class A drug from the supermodel's handbag at a star-studded bash in New York so the pair could snort it in the toilets.
Police raided the home of Arun Sahota and, in a bedroom wardrobe, recovered more than 12 grammes of cocaine and a large number of dealer bags.
dubai: A man went on trial yesterday accused of smuggling and dealing more than 700 grammes of heroin.
Special Blend has 275 grammes of tomatoes for every 100 grammes of sauce, compared with 126 grammes of tomatoes in a normal bottle.
Scott Brown took the first two places with cod of 970 grammes and 505 grammes taken from the Targets, and Bill Prest was third with a flounder of 220 grammes.