Definition of decigram in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdɛsɪɡram/
(also decigramme , abbreviation dg)


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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