noun, plural mom·me.

a Japanese unit of weight equal to 3.75 grams.

Origin of momme

1720–30; < Japanese, equivalent to mon- letter (< Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese wén) + -me(y) eye (earlier *mai) Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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