Gram degree, or Gramme degree(Physics), a unit of heat, being the amount of heat necessary to raise the temperature of one gram of pure water one degree centigrade.Gram equivalent(Electrolysis), that quantity of the metal which will replace one gram of hydrogen.

Grama grass
(Gra"ma grass`) [Sp. grama a sort of grass.] (Bot.) The name of several kinds of pasture grasses found in the Western United States, esp. the Bouteloua oligostachya.

(Gram"a*rye) n. [OE. gramer, grameri, gramori, grammar, magic, OF. gramaire, F. grammaire. See Grammar.] Necromancy; magic. Sir W. Scott.

(Gra*mash"es) n. pl. [See Gamashes.] Gaiters reaching to the knee; leggings.

Strong gramashes, or leggings of thick gray cloth.
Sir W. Scott.

(Grame) n. [See Gram, a.]

1. Anger; wrath; scorn. [Obs.] Chaucer.

2. Sorrow; grief; misery. [Obs.] Chaucer.

(Gra*mer"cy) interj. [F. grand- merci. See Grand, and Mercy.] A word formerly used to express thankfulness, with surprise; many thanks.

Gramercy, Mammon, said the gentle knight.

(Gram"i*na"ceous) a. [L. gramen, graminis, grass.] Pertaining to, or resembling, the grasses; gramineous; as, graminaceous plants.

(Gra*min"e*al) a. Gramineous.

(Gra*min"e*ous) a. [L. gramineus, fr. gramen, graminis, grass.] (Bot.) Like, Or pertaining to, grass. See Grass, n., 2.

(Gram"i*ni*fo"li*ous) a. [L. gramen, graminis, grass + folium leaf.] (Bot.) Bearing leaves resembling those of grass.

(Gral`la*to"ri*al Gral"la*to*ry) a. (Zoöl.) Of or pertaining to the Grallatores, or waders.

(Gral"lic) a. (Zoöl.) Pertaining to the Grallæ.

(Gral"line) a. (Zoöl.) Of or pertaining to the Grallæ.

(Gral"loch) n. Offal of a deer.v. t. To remove the offal from

- gram
(-gram) [Gr. ? a thing drawn or written, a letter, fr. gra`fein to draw, write. See Graphic.] A suffix indicating something drawn or written, a drawing, writing; — as, monogram, telegram, chronogram.

(Gram) a. [AS. gram; akin to E. grim. &radic35.] Angry. [Obs.] Havelok, the Dane.

(Gram), n. [Pg. gr?o grain. See Grain.] (Bot.) The East Indian name of the chick- pea (Cicer arietinum) and its seeds; also, other similar seeds there used for food.

(Gram, Gramme) n. [F. gramme, from Gr. ? that which is written, a letter, a small weight, fr. ? to write. See Graphic.] The unit of weight in the metric system. It was intended to be exactly, and is very nearly, equivalent to the weight in a vacuum of one cubic centimeter of pure water at its maximum density. It is equal to 15.432 grains. See Grain, n., 4.

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