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drachm

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[ dram ]
/ dræm /
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noun British.

a dram in apothecaries' and troy weights, and sometimes in avoirdupois weights.

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Origin of drachm

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Learned spelling of dram

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Definition for drachm (2 of 2)

drachm2
[ dram ]
/ dræm /

noun

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British Dictionary definitions for drachm

drachm
/ (dræm) /

noun

Also called: fluid dram British one eighth of a fluid ounce
US another name for dram (def. 2)
another name for drachma

Word Origin for drachm

C14: learned variant of dram
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for drachm

drachm
[ drăm ]

n.

dram
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