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gamma—a unit of magnetic field equal to l0-5 gauss
gamma ray (n.); gamma-ray (adj.)
gauge (measuring device)
Gaussian—capitalized (gauss, the unit, is not)
general circulation model—all lower case (because generic)
generic plurals with proper nouns—use lowercase: ....the departments of Defense and Homeland Security ...the Mississippi and Minnesota rivers
Gflops—gigaflops; billions of floating-point calculations per second. Never drop the final "s," which stands for "seconds"
GIF—graphics interchange format. All caps except as part of a file name.
grid—Do not use "5-degree grid squares" (they are not necessarily squares); use "5-degree grid areas" or something similar.
ground speed—two words
Gulfstream V—Always mention HIAPER on first use: The NSF/NCAR HIAPER Gulfstream V. No hyphen — neither when spelled out nor when abbreviated on second use: the GV. (per EOL, as of 2016). Mention the "High-performance Instrumented Airborne Platform for Environmental Research" soon thereafter, whether inside or outside parentheses is optional.