Hg meaning

Hectogram(s)
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Hectogram.
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Hemoglobin.
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Haggai.
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(bible) Haggai.
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Mercury.
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Hectogram.
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Hemoglobin.
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(metrology) Symbol for the hectogram, an SI unit of mass equal to 102 grams.
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(chemistry) Symbol for mercury.
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Origin of hg

  • ModL hydrargyrum < L hydrargyrus < Gr hydrargyros < hydōr, water + argyros, silver

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • From New Latin hydrargyrum mercury from Latin hydrargyrus from Greek hudrarguros hudr-, hudro- hydro- arguros silver litharge

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From the New Latin hydrargyrum (“mercury”).

    From Wiktionary