# Metric System

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What is the metric unit for weight?

• Metric System -

There are a number of units for weight (mass) but gram is one of them. Kilogram is another. Milligram is a third. The BASIC unit is the gram.

• Metric System -

gram... (aka centigram, decigram, kilogram,etc.)

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need to know metric system in alphabetical order

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