See also: cgs

English edit

Alternative forms edit

  • cgs (centimetre-gram-second)

Noun edit

CGS (uncountable)

  1. (physics) Initialism of centimeter-gram-second; a system of measurement taking these as its fundamental units, now replaced by the SI system.
  2. Initialism of Canadian Government Ship.
  3. (cultural anthropology) Initialism of cultural group selection.

Coordinate terms edit

  • (centimetre-gram-second): mks
  • (Canadian Government Ship): DGS

See also edit

  • (centimetre-gram-second): SI
  • (Canadian Government Ship): HMCS, CCGS

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