(British also hectogramme, abbreviation: hg)
A metric unit of mass equal to one hundred grams.
More example sentences
- The essential proportion is given by three hectograms of calcite for one kilo of earth.
- According to their weight you add the same quantity of flour and sugar: for instance if they weight three hectograms then you should add three hectograms of flour and sugar.
- The amount of protein present is also significant: 20g per hectogram, making them a favourite basis of a vegetarian diet.
Definition of hectogram in:
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