cg

CG

  1. Commanding General.
  2. computer-generated.
  3. CGI.

CGI

  1. computer-generated images/computer-generated imagery: digital graphics used in visual media, often in the form of 3D animation.
Also CG

Origin of CGI

First recorded in 1970–75

c.g.

  1. Captain of the Guard.
  2. center of gravity.
  3. Commanding General.
  4. Consul General.

C.G.

  1. Captain of the Guard.
  2. center of gravity.
  3. Coast Guard.
  4. Commanding General.
  5. Consul General.
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Examples from the Web for cg

Contemporary Examples of cg

Historical Examples of cg

  • "Say, mebby you can get a job around here when you quit the CG," he suggested.

    Bar-20 Days

    Clarence E. Mulford

  • I was going to quit the CG this month, but now I gotta go on working for it till another pay-day.

    Bar-20 Days

    Clarence E. Mulford

  • While he was hurrying around giving his instructions, the CG puncher returned to the hotel and reported.

    Bar-20 Days

    Clarence E. Mulford

  • A procession slowly wended its way up the street, led by the marshal, astride a piebald horse bearing the crude brand of the CG.

    Bar-20 Days

    Clarence E. Mulford

  • Yes; have you seen a piebald cayuse straying around loose-like, or anybody leading one—CG being the brand?

    Bar-20 Days

    Clarence E. Mulford


British Dictionary definitions for cg

cg

1
abbreviation for
  1. centre of gravity
symbol for
  1. centigram

cg

2
the internet domain name for
  1. Republic of Congo

CG

abbreviation for
  1. captain general
  2. coastguard
  3. Coldstream Guards
  4. computer-generated
  5. consul general

CGI

abbreviation for
  1. computer-generated image or imagery
  2. common gateway interface
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Word Origin and History for cg

cgi

by 2004, initialism for computer-generated imagery.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

cg in Medicine

CG

abbr.
  1. chorionic gonadotropin
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cg in Science

cg

  1. Abbreviation of centigram
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