[ hek-tuh-gram ]
/ ˈhɛk təˌgræm /
a unit of mass or weight equal to 100 grams, equivalent to 3.527 ounces avoirdupois. Abbreviation: hg
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British Dictionary definitions for hectogram
/ (ˈhɛktəʊˌɡræm) /
one hundred grams. 1 hectogram is equivalent to 3.527 ouncesSymbol: hg
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