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"gram" in British English

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gramnoun [ C ]

UK also gramme uk /ɡræm/ us /ɡræm/ written abbreviation g, gm

A2 a unit of mass equal to 0.001 kilograms

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(Definition of “gram” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gramnoun [ C ]

us /ɡræm/ abbreviation g

a unit of measurement of weight equal to 0.001 kilogram

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"gram" in Business English

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gramnoun [ C ]

also gramme uk /ɡræm/ us written abbreviation g, also gr, also gm, also grm MEASURES

a basic unit of weight in the metric system:

The fireworks contain a few grams of gunpowder.
a/per gram The firms are paying up to $45,000 per gram to place plants aboard satellites.
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(Definition of “gram” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)