[ des-i-gram ]
/ ˈdɛs ɪˌgræm /
a unit of mass or weight equal to 1/10 (0.1) gram (1.543 grains). Abbreviation: dg
Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
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Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby decigram
Also especially British, dec·i·gramme.
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