|Also called: gram equivalent the weight of an element or compound that will combine with or displace 8 grams of oxygen or 1.007 97 grams of hydrogen|
|gram equivalent or gram-equivalent weight|
|an amount of a substance equal to its equivalent weight expressed in grams|
|gram-equivalent weight or gram-equivalent weight|
gram equivalent n.
The weight of a substance, usually in grams, that combines or reacts with a standard weight of a reference element or compound.
The atomic or molecular weight in grams of an atom or group of atoms involved in a reaction divided by the valence.