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"g" in American English

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gnoun [C]

plural g
abbreviation forgram


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


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
(Definition of g from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"g" in British English

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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
(Definition of g from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"G" in Business English

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Gnoun [C]

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


uk   us   MEASURES
written abbreviation for gram
(Definition of G from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“g” in Business English

Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
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May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

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