from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly British Variant of gram1.
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- n. gram (unit of mass)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as gram the weight.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See gram.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a kilogram
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His ambition will be to show "how the drug trade affects somebody not involved in it; somebody who? like me? has never seen a gramme of coke in his life."
I aim to show how the drug trade affects somebody not involved in it, somebody who? like me? has never seen a gramme of coke in his life
In the second case, a 30-year-old British national of Pakistani origin, identified as Z.I.A. was caught with 0.35 gramme of marijuana on his arrival at the Dubai International Airport on November 22, 2007.
A search of his pockets revealed marijuana and cannabis plant seeds weighing 0.45 gramme.
The price of one 575 gramme tube starts at £3.90, although the price can vary hugely depending on the rarity of the ingredients.
Tonight was what thy called a worldcast, meaning that the same pro - gramme was being viddied by everybody in the world that wanted to, that being mostly the middle-aged middle-class lewdies.
Now, you swallow two or three half-gramme tablets, and there you are.
Or even more interestingly, SMS Technology Australia have just released this month a real wristwatch-sized mobile phone, the rather uninspiringly-named M500 with MP3, video, BlueTooth and Java all stuffed into a 60 gramme package.
The closest terms are cartogram (a map showing statistics geographically) - from the French carte and gramme; cartographer (one that makes maps), and cartography (the science or art of making maps) again referencing the french word carte card, map + graphie - more at CARD.
I recently met a group of ladies from Nicaragua on an exchange pro gramme to India and all of them spoke for their need for clothes.