Dram


Dram

Dram or DRAM may refer to:

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  • Dram — Dram·a·mine; dram·a·tism; dram·a·tist; dram·a·tis·tic; dram·a·ti·za·tion; dram·a·tize; dram·a·tiz·er; dram·a·turge; dram·a·tur·gic; dram·a·tur·gy; dram; dram·mage; dram·ma; dram·ma·ti·co; dram·mer; dram·mock; hy·dram·ni·os; DRAM;… …   English syllables

  • dram — /dram/, n., v., drammed, dramming. n. 1. Meas. a. a unit of apothecaries weight, equal to 60 grains, or 1/8 ounce (3.89 grams). b. 1/16 ounce, avoirdupois weight (27.34 grains; 1.77 grams). Abbr.: dr., dr 2. See fluid dram. 3. a small drink of… …   Universalium

  • dram — DRAM, dramuri s.n. 1. Veche unitate de măsură pentru greutate (egală cu 3,18 3,23 grame) şi pentru capacitate (egală cu 3,23 3,80 centimetri cubi). ♦ (pop.) gram. 2. (Adesea fig.) Bucăţică, fărâmă, crâmpei, strop, pic. – Din ngr. drámi. Trimis de …   Dicționar Român

  • Dram — (dr[a^]m), n. [OF. drame, F. drachme, L. drachma, drachm, drachma, fr. Gr. drachmh , prop., a handful, fr. dra ssesqai to grasp. Cf. {Drachm}, {Drachma}.] 1. A weight; in Apothecaries weight, one eighth part of an ounce, or sixty grains; in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dram — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Dram puede referirse a: DRAM, acrónimo inglés para memoria de acceso aleatorio dinámico; Dram, moneda oficial de la República de Armenia; Dram, moneda no oficial de República del Alto Karabaj. Obtenido de Dram… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dram — bezeichnet: Dram (Einheit), eine Einheit der Masse Armenischer Dram, Gesetzliches Zahlungsmittel in der Republik Armenien und der Republik Bergkarabach Karabach Dram, Gesetzliches Zahlungsmittel in der Republik Bergkarabach DRAM ist die Abkürzung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dram — The avoirdupois weight of 1/16 oz., 437.5 grains. This weight is used as the basis for the counts of thrown silk, as the weight in drams of 1,000 yards gives the counts. Thus a one dram silk has 256 X 1,000 = 256,000 yards per lb., two dram silk …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • dram — mid 15c., a small weight of apothecary s measure, a phonetic spelling, from Anglo L. dragma, O.Fr. drame, from L.L. dragma, from L. drachma drachma, from Gk. drakhma measure of weight, also, silver coin, lit. handful (of six obols, the least… …   Etymology dictionary

  • dram — [dram] n. [ME < OFr dragme < ML dragma < L drachma: see DRACHMA] 1. a) a unit of weight, equal to 1/ 16 ounce avoirdupois or 27.3437 grains (1.772 grams) b) a unit of weight, equal to 1/ 8 ounce apothecaries or 3 scruples (3.888 grams)… …   English World dictionary

  • dram|e|dy — «DRAM uh dee», noun, plural dies. U.S. a situation comedy containing elements of realistic drama. ╂[< dram(a) + (com)edy] …   Useful english dictionary


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