G

Primary Meanings of G

1.
n
the 7th letter of the Roman alphabet
2.
n
the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
3.
n
(physics) the universal constant relating force to mass and distance in Newton's law of gravitation
4.
n
a unit of information equal to 1000 megabytes or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bytes
5.
n
one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)
Full Definitions of G
1

n the 7th letter of the Roman alphabet

Synonyms:
g
Type of:
alphabetic character, letter, letter of the alphabet
the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech
2

n the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100

Synonyms:
1000, K, M, chiliad, grand, one thousand, thou, thousand, yard
Types:
millenary
a sum or aggregate of one thousand (especially one thousand years)
Type of:
large integer
an integer equal to or greater than ten
3

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

Synonyms:
constant of gravitation, gravitational constant, universal gravitational constant
Type of:
constant
a number representing a quantity assumed to have a fixed value in a specified mathematical context
4

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

Synonyms:
GB, gigabyte
Type of:
computer memory unit
a unit for measuring computer memory

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

Synonyms:
GB, GiB, gibibyte, gigabyte
Type of:
computer memory unit
a unit for measuring computer memory
5

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

Synonyms:
deoxyguanosine monophosphate
Type of:
base, nucleotide
a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; the basic structural unit of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA)

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

Synonyms:
guanine
Type of:
purine
any of several bases that are derivatives of purine

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