hectogram definition by Webster's New World
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one hundred grams (3.527 ounces): abbrev. hg
Origin: French hectogramme: see hecto- and amp; gram
hectogram definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Abbr. hg
A metric unit of mass equal to 100 grams.