carat
1. [ noun ] a unit of weight for precious stones = 200 mg
Related terms: metric_weight_unit gram decigram
2. [ noun ] (metallurgy) the unit of measurement for the proportion of gold in an alloy; 18-karat gold is 75% gold; 24-karat gold is pure gold
Synonyms: Karat
Related terms: unit_of_measurement
Similar spelling:   carrot
  cart
  Carruth
  carroty
  Carty
  carte
  Carta
  caret
  Cartee
  Carita
  Caretta
  cardia