Main definitions of g in English

: g1G2G3

g1

  • 1Chemistry
    Gas.

  • 2Gelding.

  • 3Gram(s)

  • 4Physics
    Denoting quantum states or wave functions that do not change sign on inversion through the origin.

    The opposite of u

Physics
  • The acceleration due to gravity, equal to 9.81 m/s².

Pronunciation:

g

/jē/

Main definitions of g in English

: g1G2G3

G2

(also g)

noun

  • 1The seventh letter of the alphabet.

    1. 1.1 Denoting the next after F in a set of items, categories, etc.
    2. 1.2"g"Chess Denoting the seventh file from the left, as viewed from White's side of the board.
  • 2Music
    The fifth note in the diatonic scale of C major.

    1. 2.1 A key based on a scale with G as its keynote.

Pronunciation:

G

/jē/

Main definitions of g in English

: g1G2G3

G3

  • 1Physics
    Gauss.

  • 2German.

  • 3[in combination] (in units of measurement) giga- (10⁹)

  • 4Good.

  • 5North American informal Grand (a thousand dollars)

  • 6A unit of gravitational force equal to that exerted by the earth's gravitational field.

  • 1Chemistry
    Gibbs free energy.

  • 2North American General audiences, a rating in the Voluntary Movie Rating System that all ages may be admitted.

  • 3Physics
    The gravitational constant, equal to 6.67 × 10−¹¹N m² kg−².

  • 4Physics
    Conductance.

Pronunciation:

G

/jē/