Definitions of gram

  1. The East Indian name of the chick-pea (Cicer arietinum) and its seeds; also, other similar seeds there used for food. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A weight; the unit of mass in the metric system, 15.43 grains troy. Also, gramme. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. In the metric system, a weight: 15.43 troy grains. See METRIC SYSTEM. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. A pulse of various kinds cultivated in India. See Gramme. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. Danish physician and bacteriologist who developed a method of staining bacteria to distinguish among them (1853-1938) Wordnet Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for gram

  1. Instead of multiplying the amount of maltose in the original beer by the factor 0. 9, it should be multiplied by the factor 1. 053, as 1 gram of anhydrous maltose yields, on hydrolysis, 1. 053 grams of dextrose. – A Study Of American Beers and Ales by L.M. Tolman J. Garfield Riley
  2. The Bharbhunjas also prepare sathu, a flour made by grinding parched gram or wheat, which is a favourite food for a light morning meal, or for travellers. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell