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decigram Line breaks: deci|gram
Pronunciation: /ˈdɛsɪɡram/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also decigramme , abbreviation: dg)

Definition of decigram in English:


A metric unit of mass, equal to one tenth of a gram.
Example sentences
  • Lemon juice contains about six decigrams of the alkaline to half a liter and grape four and a half decigrams.
  • If the sap is not available, 12 gram of Neem leaves and three decigrams pepper can be ground in water and taken.
  • It is given in doses of 3 decigrams to 2 grams.
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