Gram Definition

What a Gram Is in Chemistry

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Gram Definition:

A gram is a unit of mass in the metric system equal to the mass of one cubic centimeter of water at 4°C.

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Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. "Gram Definition." ThoughtCo, Feb. 9, 2017, thoughtco.com/definition-of-gram-604514. Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. (2017, February 9). Gram Definition. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/definition-of-gram-604514 Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. "Gram Definition." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/definition-of-gram-604514 (accessed January 17, 2018).