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n. - The basic unit of money in Armenia; 1/16 ounce or 1.771 grams; A unit of apothecary weight equal to an eighth of an ounce or to 60 grains. A small alcoholic drink.

Usage examples (32)
  • Sailors in earlier times were issued a dram of rum on occasion.
  • The collapse of the dram is also a major sign of the global economic crisis in Armenia.
  • The fact that Lainey and Madison seemed determined to stir up dram is annoying!
  • Under Illinois law, this type of liability is often known as dram shop liability. for more
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