hectogram


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hectogram

[′hek·tə‚gram]
(mechanics)
A unit of mass equal to 100 grams. Abbreviated hg.
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One hectogram of superfine Longching contains over 6,000 tender buds.
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Create weights for hectograms (10 hg 1 kg), dekagrams (100 dag = 1 kg), and grams (1000 g = 1 kg).