Definitions for drachmdræm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a dram in apothecaries' and troy weights, and sometimes in avoirdupois weights.

    Category: Weights and Measures

* Brit..

Origin of drachm:

learned sp. of dram


  1. Category: Numismatics, Weights and Measures

    Ref: drachma .

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dram, drachm, drachma(noun)

    a unit of apothecary weight equal to an eighth of an ounce or to 60 grains

  2. fluidram, fluid dram, fluid drachm, drachm(noun)

    a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 60 minims or 3.5516 cubic centimeters

  3. fluidram, fluid dram, fluid drachm, drachm(noun)

    a unit of capacity or volume in the apothecary system equal to one eighth of a fluid ounce


  1. drachm(Noun)

    A unit of weight in the apothecaries' weight system of measure.

  2. drachm(Noun)

    A denomination of coinage in ancient Greece.

  3. Origin: From δραχμή.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drachm(noun)

    a drachma

  2. Drachm(noun)

    same as Dram


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