Synonyms for gauss


1. gauss, flux density unit
usage: a unit of magnetic flux density equal to 1 maxwell per square centimeter
2. Gauss, Karl Gauss, Karl Friedrich Gauss
usage: German mathematician who developed the theory of numbers and who applied mathematics to electricity and magnetism and astronomy and geodesy (1777-1855)
WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

See also: gauss (Dictionary)


Related Content

Synonyms Index