gram molecule


noun Chemistry.

that quantity of a substance whose weight in grams is numerically equal to the molecular weight of the substance.

Origin of gram molecule

First recorded in 1890–95
Related formsgram-mo·lec·u·lar [gram-muh-lek-yuh-ler] /ˌgræm məˈlɛk yə lər/, gram-mo·lar [gram-moh-ler] /ˌgræmˈmoʊ lər/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for gram molecule

gram molecule

gram-molecular weight

noun

an amount of a compound equal to its molecular weight expressed in grams: now replaced by the moleSee mole 4
Derived Formsgram-molecular or gram-molar (ˌɡræmˈməʊlə), adjective
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gram molecule in Medicine

gram molecule

n.

mole3
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