1. [ noun ] a decimal unit of weight based on the gram
Synonyms: metric_weight_unit
Related terms: metric_unit mass_unit milligram gram carat nanogram centner quintal gram_molecule gram_atom microgram hectogram dekagram kilogram myriagram hundredweight decigram metric_ton grain metric_system
2. [ noun ] a unit used to measure weight
Synonyms: weight

"he placed two weights in the scale pan"

Related terms: unit_of_measurement apothecaries'_unit frail arroba catty pood tael last maund obolus oka picul rotl crith troy_unit welterweight tod avoirdupois_unit
Similar spelling:   weight_down