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ˈgɑ bɔr, gəˈbɔrga·bor

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  1. Gabor, Dennis Gabornoun

    British physicist (born in Hungary) noted for his work on holography (1900-1979)


  1. gabor

    Gabor can refer to several things depending on the context: 1) Gabor Filter: In image processing, a Gabor filter is a linear filter used for edge detection. It is named after Dennis Gabor, the physicist and Nobel laureate. 2) Gabor Transform: In signal processing, the Gabor transform is a special case of the short-time Fourier transform, named also after Dennis Gabor. 3) Gabor (name): Gabor is a given name and surname of Hungarian origin, or may refer to Dennis Gabor, the aforementioned physicist. 4) Gabor Shoes: A German shoe company that's been in operation since the 1940s. Always interpret the term "Gabor" within its given context.

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  1. GABOR

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Gabor is ranked #15449 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Gabor surname appeared 1,896 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Gabor.

    91.1% or 1,728 total occurrences were White.
    4.2% or 81 total occurrences were Asian.
    2.4% or 47 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.4% or 28 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gabor in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gabor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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