Definition of Drachm. Meaning of Drachm. Synonyms of Drachm

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Definition of Drachm

Drachm
Drachm Drachm, n. [See Drachma.] 1. A drachma. 2. Same as Dram.

Meaning of Drachm from wikipedia

- The dram (alternative British spelling drachm; apothecary symbol ʒ or ℨ; abbreviated dr): C-6–C-7  is a unit of m**** in the avoirdupois system, and both...
- same in both. It divides a pound into 12 ounces, an ounce into 8 drachms, and a drachm into 3 scruples of 20 grains each. This exact form of the system...
- together 1⁄4 drachm (0.44 g) orange oil, 1⁄10 drachm (0.18 g) c****ia (Chinese cinnamon) oil, 1⁄2 drachm (0.89 g) lemon oil, traces of 2⁄5 drachm (0.71 g)...
- Senna 10 drachms; epsom salts 10 drachms; tincture of senna, compound tincture of cardamums, compound spirit of lavender, of each 1 drachm. Families...
- flowers of Benzoin, camphor, and essential oil of annis-seed, each, two drachms; brandy, two pints. Digest for eight or ten days, frequently shaking the...
- US customary systems of measurement. Specifically it is 1⁄60 of a fluid drachm or 1⁄480 of a fluid ounce. The minim was introduced in the 1809 edition...
- Silver drachm of Malichos II with Shaqilat II...
- same of all****e and ginger, half an ounce of nutmeg, a drachm of coriander seed, and half a drachm of cochineal. Pound all together; let them simmer gently...
- to the drachm, other cities included their own symbols on the coins. Athenian coins, however, were struck on the "Attic" standard, with a drachm equaling...
- every six to twelve hours"; (2) Tincture rhubarb, 1 ounce; Laudanum 4 drachms; "Dose: One teaspoonful every three hours." In a section entitled "Professional...