or w.g.

  1. water gauge.

  2. weight guaranteed.

  1. wire gauge.

Words Nearby W.G.

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How to use W.G. in a sentence

  • We presume the author has been accustomed to hear those words pronounced wft, wg, and wx, as he dates his preface from Edinburgh.

  • Above the broad central band (tn-wg) are four narrow bands, while below it are three narrow bands.

    Evolution in Art | Alfred C. Haddon
  • All the figures of the combs, except the ws, pwr, and tn-wg must be of the very simplest kind.

    Evolution in Art | Alfred C. Haddon
  • The pattern in the tn-wg band of Fig. 118 evidently represents the magical flower.

    Evolution in Art | Alfred C. Haddon

British Dictionary definitions for wg (1 of 2)


abbreviation for
  1. water gauge

  2. wire gauge

British Dictionary definitions for WG (2 of 2)


abbreviation for
  1. Grenada (international car registration)

Origin of WG

from W(indward Islands) G(renada)

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