A unit of measurement equal to the energy exerted, or work done, when a mass of 1gram is raised a height of 1centimeter.
noun, Chemistry. 1. See under . noun, Chemistry. 1. the combining power, especially in grams (gram equivalent) of an element or compound, equivalent to hydrogen as a standard of 1.00797 or oxygen as a standard of 8; the atomic weight divided by the valence. noun 1. the weight of an element or compound that will […]
[gruh-mur-see] /grəˈmɜr si/ interjection 1. Archaic. (used as an exclamation expressing surprise or sudden strong feeling.) noun 2. Obsolete. . /ɡrəˈmɜːsɪ/ interjection (archaic) 1. many thanks 2. an expression of surprise, wonder, etc exclamation of thanks or surprise, c.1300, from Old French grant-merci “great thanks.”
[gram-uh-sahyd-n] /ˌgræm əˈsaɪd n/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a crystalline, water-insoluble antibiotic obtained from tyrothrycin by extraction, used chiefly in treating local infections caused by organisms. /ˌɡræmɪˈsaɪdɪn/ noun 1. an antibiotic used in treating local Gram-positive bacterial infections: obtained from the soil bacterium Bacillus brevis gramicidin gram·i·ci·din (grām’ĭ-sīd’n) n. An antibiotic produced by a Bacillis bacterium […]
/ˌɡræmɪˈnɪkələs/ adjective 1. (esp of parasitic fungi) living on grass