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FLUID DRACHM

 Dictionary entry overview: What does fluid drachm mean? 

FLUID DRACHM (noun)
  The noun FLUID DRACHM has 2 senses:

1. a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 60 minims or 3.5516 cubic centimeters
2. a unit of capacity or volume in the apothecary system equal to one eighth of a fluid ounce

  Familiarity information: FLUID DRACHM used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FLUID DRACHM (noun)


Sense 1fluid drachm [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

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

Classified under:

Nouns denoting quantities and units of measure

Synonyms:

fluid drachm; fluid dram; fluidram; drachm

Hypernyms ("fluid drachm" is a kind of...):

British capacity unit; Imperial capacity unit (a unit of measure for capacity officially adopted in the British Imperial System; British units are both dry and wet)

Meronyms (parts of "fluid drachm"):

minim (a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 1/60th fluid dram or 0.059194 cubic centimeters)

Holonyms ("fluid drachm" is a part of...):

fluid ounce; fluidounce (a British imperial unit of capacity or volume (liquid or dry) equal to 8 fluid drams or 28.416 cubic centimeters (1.734 cubic inches))


Sense 2fluid drachm [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

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

Classified under:

Nouns denoting quantities and units of measure

Synonyms:

fluid drachm; fluid dram; fluidram; drachm

Hypernyms ("fluid drachm" is a kind of...):

United States liquid unit (a liquid unit officially adopted in the United States Customary System)

Meronyms (parts of "fluid drachm"):

minim (a United States liquid unit equal to 1/60 fluidram)

Holonyms ("fluid drachm" is a part of...):

fluid ounce; fluidounce (a United States unit of capacity or volume equal to 1.804 cubic inches)


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