Definitions for G

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gram, gramme, gm, g(noun)

    a metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a kilogram

  2. guanine, G(noun)

    a purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with cytosine

  3. deoxyguanosine monophosphate, G(noun)

    one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)

  4. thousand, one thousand, 1000, M, K, chiliad, G, grand, thou, yard(noun)

    the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100

  5. g, gee, g-force(noun)

    a unit of force equal to the force exerted by gravity; used to indicate the force to which a body is subjected when it is accelerated

  6. gigabyte, G, GB(noun)

    a unit of information equal to 1000 megabytes or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bytes

  7. gigabyte, gibibyte, G, GB, GiB(noun)

    a unit of information equal to 1024 mebibytes or 2^30 (1,073,741,824) bytes

  8. gravitational constant, universal gravitational constant, constant of gravitation, G(noun)

    (physics) the universal constant relating force to mass and distance in Newton's law of gravitation

  9. G, g(noun)

    the 7th letter of the Roman alphabet

Wiktionary

  1. g(Abbreviation)

    A unit of gravitational acceleration.

  2. G(Noun)

    A gangster, gangsta.

  3. G(Noun)

    A thousand (1000), especially a thousand units of currency.

    I dropped a G in Vegas. u2014 I spent / lost a thousand dollars in Las Vegas.

  4. G

    Abbreviation for Government Spending.

Webster Dictionary

  1. G

    g is the seventh letter of the English alphabet, and a vocal consonant. It has two sounds; one simple, as in gave, go, gull; the other compound (like that of j), as in gem, gin, dingy. See Guide to Pronunciation, // 231-6, 155, 176, 178, 179, 196, 211, 246

  2. G

    g is the name of the fifth tone of the natural or model scale; -- called also sol by the Italians and French. It was also originally used as the treble clef, and has gradually changed into the character represented in the margin. See Clef. G/ (G sharp) is a tone intermediate between G and A

Freebase

  1. G

    G is the seventh letter in the ISO basic Latin alphabet.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. G

    1. [SI] See quantifiers. 2. The letter G has special significance in the hacker community, largely thanks to the GNU project and the GPL.Many free software projects have names that names that begin with G. The GNU project gave many of its projects names that were acronyms beginning with the word “GNU”, such as “GNU C Compiler” (gcc) and “GNU Debugger” (gdb), and this launched a tradition. Just as many Java developers will begin their projects with J, many free software developers will begin theirs with G. It is often the case that a program with a G-prefixed name is licensed under the GNU GPL.For example, someone may write a free Enterprise Engineering Kludge package (EEK technology is all the rage in the technical journals) and name it “geek” to imply that it is a GPL'd EEK package.

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