# Microgram to Pound Converter

## Microgram

What is the gram?

The gram is an important unit of mass in the metric system. Gram can be defined as the absolute weight of 1 cubic centimeter of water at 4 °C. Its symbol is “g”.

We can say that if a mass of 1 gram undergoes a force of 1 dyne, it will be accelerated at one centimeter per second squared (1 cm/s^{2}).

Non liquid ingredients in cooking is calibrated mainly in grams. We can say that the gram is most often used with food products.

What is the microgram?

The microgram is a unit of mass in the metric system of measurement. It is equal to one millionth (1×10^{−6}) of a gram. It can be symbolized as “μg”.

## Pound

What is the pound?

The pound is an important unit of mass. It can be abbreviated as Ib. It is used in various systems such as Imperial and U.S systems of measurement.

1 pound equals approximately 0.4536 kilogram.