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Weighing and Measuring
Weights.
i ,ooo milligrams ioo centigrams 10 decigrams 10 grammes ioo .. 1,000 ,,
i gramme.
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i
i decagram.
I hectogram.
i kilogram.
Note. - According to the present British statutory spelling ugramme" is spelled out fully, while derivations like "milli-gram " are shortened.
Conversion of Grammes into Grains.
Supposing it is desired to convert 506*94 grammes into grains, the table is used as follows: -
500 grammes ...... = 7716-0 grains.
6          ........ == 92-592 11
•90 gramme. ... ... = T3'889 ..
•04 ..           ...... =            -6i7 »