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English noun: g

1. g (quantity) a metric unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a kilogram

Synonymsgm, gram, gramme

Broader (hypernym)metric weight unit, weight unit

Part holonymcarat, obolus

Part meronymdag, decagram, dekagram, dkg

2. G (substance) a purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with cytosine


Broader (hypernym)purine

Substance meronymdeoxyribonucleic acid, desoxyribonucleic acid, DNA, ribonucleic acid, RNA

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

Synonymsdeoxyguanosine monophosphate

Broader (hypernym)base, nucleotide

4. G (quantity) the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100

Synonyms1000, chiliad, grand, K, M, one thousand, thou, thousand, yard

Broader (hypernym)large integer

Narrower (hyponym)millenary

5. g (quantity) a unit of force equal to the force exerted by gravity; used to indicate the force to which a body is subjected when it is accelerated

Synonymsg-force, gee

Broader (hypernym)force unit

6. G (quantity) a unit of information equal to 1000 megabytes or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bytes

SynonymsGB, gigabyte

Broader (hypernym)computer memory unit

Part holonymM, MB, megabyte

Part meronymTB, terabyte

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

SynonymsGB, GiB, gibibyte, gigabyte

Broader (hypernym)computer memory unit

Part holonymM, MB, mebibyte, megabyte, MiB

Part meronymTB, tebibyte, terabyte, TiB

8. G (quantity) (physics) the universal constant relating force to mass and distance in Newton's law of gravitation

Synonymsconstant of gravitation, gravitational constant, universal gravitational constant

Broader (hypernym)constant

Part meronymlaw of gravitation, Newton's law of gravitation

Domain categorynatural philosophy, physics

9. G (communication) the 7th letter of the Roman alphabet

Broader (hypernym)alphabetic character, letter, letter of the alphabet

Member meronymLatin alphabet, Roman alphabet

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