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gnoun [C]

(plural g)
abbreviation forgram

Gnoun

 us   /dʒi/
  • G noun (LETTER)

[C] (plural G’s, Gs, g’s or gs) (also g) the seventh letter of the English alphabet
  • G noun (FORCE)

physics [C] (plural G’s or Gs) a unit of measure that is equal to the force of gravity at the surface of the earth

Gadjective

 us   /dʒi/
  • G adjective (MOVIE)

abbreviation for general Note: Used in the US for movies considered suitable for all people, including children of any age.

Gnoun [C]

abbreviation forgrand
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gnoun

uk   /dʒiː/  us   /dʒiː/
  • g noun (FORCE)

[C] (plural g) specialized physics a unit of measurement of the acceleration (= rate of change of speed) of an object caused by gravity

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  • g noun (MASS)

(also gm) written abbreviation for gram
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"G" in Business English

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Gnoun [C]

uk   us   (plural Gs, or G's) informal MONEY
abbreviation for grand

gnoun

uk   us   MEASURES
written abbreviation for gram
(Definition of G from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
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by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

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