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gram Explained

gram at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[græm]

gram at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1797, from Fr. gramme, from L.L. gramma "small weight," from Gk. gramma "small weight," originally "letter of the alphabet," from stem of graphein "to draw, write." Adopted into Eng. about two years before it was established in Fr. as a unit in the metric system by law of 19 frimaire, year VIII (1799). ///

gram at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

S3 also gramme BrE n [C] written abbreviation g or gm [Date: 1700-1800; Language: French; Origin: gramme, from Greek gramma 'letter, writing, small weight', from graphein 'to write']// the basic unit for measuring weight in the metric system//

gram at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

matic Direct

gram at German => English Of Explained:

frief, grief

gram at Dutch => English Of Explained:

gram, gramme

gram at German => English Of Explained:

sorrow

gram at German => English Of Explained:

frief, grief

gram at Indonesian => English Of Explained:

gram, gramme

gram at Spanish => English Of Explained:

gram, gramme

gram at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Unit of mass or weight used especially in the centimeter-gram-second (CGS) system of measurement. One gram is equal to 0.001 kg, about 0.035 oz, or 15.43 grains. The gram is very nearly equal to the mass of 1 cc of pure water at its maximum density. The gram of force is equal to the weight of a gram of mass under standard gravity. For greater precision, the mass may be weighed at a point at which the acceleration due to gravity is 980.655 cm/sec2. See also gravitation, metric system.

gram at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

lete, depreciate,

gram at Croatian => English Of Explained:


gram, gramme

gram at Danish => English Of Explained:

s
apstract system

Gram at German => English Of Explained:

Gram [graːm]nsm
frief, grief

gram at Irish => English Of Explained:

dingtears the

gram at Dutch => English Of Explained:

gram [xrɑm]
gram, gramme

gram at Spanish => English Of Explained:

gram, gramme(gramo)

gram at Polish => English Of Explained:

sufficiently

до

gram at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
1 (BrE also gramme) (abbreviation g, gm) a unit for measuring weight. There are 1 000 grams in one kilogram.
2 (-gram) a thing that is written or drawn:
telegram * hologram

Gram at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Gram \Gram\, a. [AS. gram; akin to E. grim. [root]35.]
Angry. [Obs.] --Havelok, the Dane.

Gram \Gram\, n. [Pg. gr?o grain. See {Grain.}] (Bot.)
The East Indian name of the chick-pea ({Cicer arietinum}) and
its seeds; also, other similar seeds there used for food.

Gram \Gram\, Gramme \Gramme\, n. [F. gramme, from Gr. ? that
which is written, a letter, a small weight, fr. ? to write.
See {Graphic.}]
The unit of weight in the metric system. It was intended to
be exactly, and is very nearly, equivalent to the weight in a
vacuum of one cubic centimeter of pure water at its maximum
density. It is equal to 15.432 grains. See {Grain}, n., 4.

{Gram degree}, or {Gramme degree} (Physics), a unit of heat,
being the amount of heat necessary to raise the
temperature of one gram of pure water one degree
centigrade.

{Gram equivalent} (Electrolysis), that quantity of the metal
which will replace one gram of hydrogen.

gram at English => English (Computer) Of Explained:

GRAM

An extension of {BNF} used by the {SIS} compiler generator.

["SIS - Semantics Implementation System", P.D. Mosses, TR
DAIMI MD-30, Aarhus U, Denmark].

(1995-01-23)

gram at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

gram
n 1: a metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a
kilogram [syn: {gramme}, {gm}, {g}]
2: Danish physician and bacteriologist who developed a method
of staining bacteria to distinguish among them (1853-1938)
[syn: {Hans C. J. Gram}]

gram at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Gram|gram.|-gram

English

Alternative forms

* Inter: qualifier » chiefly Category: w - :British English|British, but now old-fashioned gramme

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ɡɹæm/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /gr\{m/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-gram.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » æm
  • Inter: homophones » graham Inter: qualifier » GenAm

    Etymology 1

    From Inter: etyl » fr|en Inter: term » gramme|lang=fr, from Inter: etyl » grc|en Inter: term » γραμμάριον|tr=grammárion||weight of two obols, from Inter: term » γραμμή|tr=grammḗ||line.

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • A unit of mass equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram. Symbol: g
    Translations
    Inter: trans-top » unit of mass
    • Afrikaans: Inter: t- » af|gram
    • Albanian: Inter: t- » sq|gram
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|جرام|tr=gram|m, Inter: t- » ar|غرام|m|tr=ġrām, gram|sc=Arab
    • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|грам|m|tr=hram|sc=Cyrl
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|грам|m|tr=gram|sc=Cyrl
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|gram|m
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|克|tr=kè|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|gram|m
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|gram|m
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|gramma
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|gramme|m
    • Galician: Inter: t- » gl|gramo|m
    • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|გრამი|tr=grami|sc=Geor
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Gramm|n
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|γραμμάριο|n|tr=grammário
    • : Ancient: Inter: tø » grc|γραμμάριον|n|tr=grammárion
    • Gujarati: ગ્રામ (grām)
    • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|גרם|m|tr=gram|sc=Hebr
    • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|ग्राम|m|tr=grām
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|gramm
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|grammo|m
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|グラム|tr=guramu
    • Khmer: Inter: t » km|ក្រាម|tr=kraam|sc=Khmr


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|그램|tr=geuraem
  • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|gram
  • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|گرم|tr=geram|sc=fa-Arab
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|gram|m
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|grama|m
  • Punjabi: ਗ੍ਰਾਮ (grāma)
  • Quechua: k'isura
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|gram|n
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|грамм|m|tr=gramm
  • Serbo-Croatian:
  • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|gram|m
  • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|грам
  • Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|gram|m
  • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|gram|m
  • Sotho: Inter: t- » st|geramo
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|gramo|m
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|gram|n
  • Telugu: Inter: t+ » te|గ్రాము
  • Thai: Inter: t+ » th|กรัม|tr=gram|sc=Thai
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|gram
  • Ukrainian: Inter: t+ » uk|грам|m|tr=hram|sc=Cyrl
  • Urdu: Inter: t- » ur|گرام|m|tr=grām|sc=ur-Arab
  • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|gam

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Etymology 2

    Inter: etystu » b

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » -
  • A group of leguminous plants that are grown for their seeds.
    1. Inter: uncountabl » e The seeds of these plants.

      See also

      * kilogram

  • milligram
  • Category: Appendix - :Weights_and_measures#SI_units|List of SI units

    Anagrams

    * MAgr

  • Category: Category:en:SI units -
    Category: Category:en:Units of measure -

    Czech

    Noun

    Inter: cs-noun » g=m
  • Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit

  • Category: Category:cs:Units of measure -

    Danish

    Etymology 1

    From Inter: etyl » non|da Inter: term » gramr|lang=non, cognates with the Icelandic Inter: term » gramur||resentful, irritated|lang=is.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ɡram/|ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ|lang=da

    Adjective

    Inter: head » da|adjective|neuter|gramt|definite and plural|gramme
  • irate
    Related terms
    * gram i hu

    Etymology 2

    From Inter: etyl » grc|da Inter: term » sc=polytonic|γραμμά|tr=grammá|lang=grc.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ɡram/|ɡ̊ʁɑmˀ|lang=da

    Noun

    Inter: da-noun » stem=gramm|et

  • Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass
    Inflection
    Inter: da-noun-infl » stem=gramm|et

  • Dutch

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=nl

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: rhymes » ɑm|lang=nl
    • Inter: IPA » /ɣrɑm/|lang=nl

      Noun

      Inter: nl-noun » n|grammen|grammetje


  • Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass
    1. Inter: rare » lang=nl wrath, revenge.

      See also

      * gewicht

  • kilo
  • gramschap
  • toorn
  • wrevel

  • Category: Category:nl:Units of measure -

    Old English

    Etymology

    Germanic *Inter: term » |gram-.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » lang=ang|/ɡram/

    Adjective

    Inter: head » ang|adjective
  • angry, hostile

  • Polish

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ɡram/|lang=pl
    • Inter: audio » Pl-gram.ogg|Audio

      Noun

      Inter: head » pl|noun|g=m


  • Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass

    Declension

    Inter: pl-decl-noun »

  • |gram|gramy
    |grama|gramów
    |gramowi|gramom
    |gram|gramy
    |gramem|gramami
    |gramie|gramach
    |gramie|gramy

    Verb

    Inter: head » pl|verb form
  • Inter: conjugation of » grać||1|s|pres|ind|lang=pl

  • Category: Category:pl:Units of measure -

    Romanian

    Noun

    Inter: head » ro|noun|g=n
  • Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass

  • Category: Category:ro:Metrology -

    Serbo-Croatian

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » la|sh Inter: term » gramma|lang=la.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ɡrâm/|lang=sh

    Noun

    Inter: sh-noun » g=m|head=grȁm|r|грам|гра̏м
  • Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit

    Declension

    Inter: sh-decl-noun »

  • |grȁm|grȁmi
    |grȁma|grȃmā
    |grȁmu|grȁmima
    |grȁm|grȁme
    |grȁme|grȁmi
    |grȁmu|grȁmima
    |grȁmom|grȁmima

    Category: Category:sh:Units of measure -

    Swedish

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Sv-gram.ogg|audio

    Noun

    Inter: sv-noun » g=n
  • Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass

  • Tatar

    Noun

    Inter: tt-pos » noun|l
  • Inter: l » en|gram Inter: gloss » unit of mass

    Declension

    Inter: tt-latin-noun » nıñ|ga|nı|da|nan

    References

    * 595 gram

  • Category: Category:tt:Units of measure -
    Translation: cs » gram
    Translation: de » gram
    Translation: et » gram
    Translation: es » gram
    Translation: eo » gram
    Translation: eu » gram
    Translation: fr » gram
    Translation: ko » gram
    Translation: hy » gram
    Translation: hr » gram
    Translation: io » gram
    Translation: id » gram
    Translation: it » gram
    Translation: jv » gram
    Translation: kk » gram
    Translation: ku » gram
    Translation: lo » gram
    Translation: lt » gram
    Translation: hu » gram
    Translation: mg » gram
    Translation: ml » gram
    Translation: my » gram
    Translation: nl » gram
    Translation: oc » gram
    Translation: pl » gram
    Category: simple:gram -
    Translation: sl » gram
    Translation: fi » gram
    Translation: sv » gram
    Translation: ta » gram
    Translation: te » gram
    Translation: th » gram
    Translation: tr » gram
    Translation: vi » gram
    Translation: vo » gram
    Translation: zh » gram

    Gram at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » gram

    German

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » goh|de Inter: term » gram|lang=goh (adjective). Akin to Frankish Inter: term » gram, Old Norse Inter: term » gramr||wroth, French and English Inter: term » chagrin.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » ɡʁaːm|lang=de

    Noun

    Inter: de-noun » m|Grames|gen2=Grams|-
  • grief

    Declension

    Inter: de-noun-m-es-un » c

    Derived terms

    * Inter: l » de|gramvoll

  • Translation: de » Gram
    Translation: fr » Gram
    Translation: ko » Gram
    Translation: io » Gram
    Translation: hu » Gram
    Translation: mg » Gram
    Translation: pl » Gram
    Translation: ru » Gram
    Translation: sl » Gram
    Translation: sr » Gram
    Translation: fi » Gram
    Translation: th » Gram
    Translation: zh » Gram

    grām at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » gram

    Vilamovian

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » goh|wym Inter: term » gram|lang=goh

    Noun

    Inter: wym-noun » g=m
  • grief

  • Translation: hu » grām
    Translation: pl » grām