Decagramme

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Decagramme A weight of the metric system; ten grams, equal to about 154.32 grains avoirdupois.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Decagramme dek′a-gram a weight of ten grammes, equal to 0.353 oz.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. décagramme,; Gr. de`ka ten + F. gramme,. See Gram
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—Gr. deka, ten, and gramma, a weight; L. granum, a grain.