hectogram

See also: hecto-gram

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

hecto- +‎ gram.

NounEdit

hectogram (plural hectograms)

  1. (metrology) An SI unit of mass equal to 102 grams. Symbol: hg

SynonymsEdit

  • Symbol: hg.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French hectogramme. Equivalent to hecto- +‎ gram.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦɛk.toːˌɣrɑm/
  • Hyphenation: hec‧to‧gram

NounEdit

hectogram n or m (plural hectogrammen)

  1. hectogramme, hectogram (100 grammes)
    Synonym: ons

Usage notesEdit

Hectogram is a somewhat technical term with limited use in everyday language, both spoken and written. The more usual term for 100 grammes is ons.


RomanianEdit

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NounEdit

hectogram n (plural hectograme)

  1. hectogram

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