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Definition of "grams" []

  • Informal A grandmother. (noun)
  • A metric unit of mass equal to one thousandth of a kilogram. It is equivalent to 15.432 grains or 0.002 205 pounds (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A metric unit of mass equal to one thousandth of a kilogram. It is equivalent to 15.432 grains or 0.002 205 pounds (noun)

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Use "grams" in a sentence
  • "Kate said ... may i know how many grams is equal to 1 cup?? how about one stick of butter?? i'm sorry if i sound stupid, but i'm from hong kong and i usually use grams instead of cups ..."
  • "It weighs in grams and ounces, and has a database of 999 preprogrammed food items for which it can give you the nutritional information according to the weight of the item on the scale."
  • "The other interesting aspect of this Qanun is that it provides for criminal fines to be paid in grams of pure gold."