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Overview of noun gamma

The noun gamma has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) gamma

(the 3rd letter of the Greek alphabet)

2. gamma

(a unit of magnetic field strength equal to one-hundred-thousandth of an oersted)

3. da Gamma, Vasco da Gamma, Gamma

(Portuguese navigator who led an expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497; he sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean (1469-1524))

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