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Meaning of DRACHM

Pronunciation:  dram

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a unit of capacity or volume in the apothecary system equal to one eighth of a fluid ounce
  2. [n]  a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 60 minims or 3.5516 cubic centimeters
  3. [n]  a unit of apothecary weight equal to an eighth of an ounce or to 60 grains

DRACHM is a 6 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: drachma, dram, fluid drachm, fluid dram, fluidram
 See Also: apothecaries' ounce, apothecaries' unit, apothecaries' weight, British capacity unit, fluid ounce, fluidounce, Imperial capacity unit, minim, ounce, scruple, troy ounce, United States liquid unit



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Drachm\, n. [See {Drachma}.]
1. A drachma.

2. Same as {Dram}.