G, g

[ jee ]
/ dʒi /
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noun, plural G's or Gs, g's or gs.

the seventh letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
any spoken sound represented by the letter G or g, as in get, German, or camouflage.
something having the shape of a G.
a written or printed representation of the letter G or g.
a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter G or g.

g

Psychology. general intelligence.
gram; grams.
Electronics. grid.

g

Symbol, Physics.

G

Psychology. general intelligence.

G

plural Gs or G's.

Slang. grand: a sum of one thousand dollars.
(sometimes lowercase) Aerospace. gravity: a unit of acceleration equal to the acceleration of gravity at the earth's surface.

G

Symbol.

g.

G.

gourde; gourdes.
(specific) gravity.
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British Dictionary definitions for g

g

G

/ (dʒiː) /

noun plural g's, G's or Gs

the seventh letter and fifth consonant of the modern English alphabet
a speech sound represented by this letter, in English usually either a voiced velar stop, as in grass, or a voiced palato-alveolar affricate, as in page

symbol for

gallon(s)
gram(s)
acceleration of free fall (due to gravity) near the surface of the earth
grav

G

symbol for

G.

g.

abbreviation for

Gulf
guilder(s)
guinea(s)
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Word Origin and History for g

G

for history of the letter's development, see C. As a movie rating in the U.S., 1966, standing for general. Standing for gravity in physics since 1785.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Medicine definitions for g

G

abbr.

glucose
gravitational constant
guanine

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Science definitions for g

g

The symbol for acceleration of gravity.
A symbol for g-force.
Abbreviation of gram

G

The symbol for gauss.
A symbol for g-force.
The symbol for gravitational constant.
Abbreviation of guanine
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