: of, relating to, or being a system of units based on the centimeter as the unit of length, the gram as the unit of mass, and the second as the unit of time —abbreviation cgs
First Known Use of CENTIMETER-GRAM-SECOND
centimeter–gram–second adjective (Medical Dictionary)
Variants of CENTIMETER–GRAM–SECOND
centimeter–gram–second or chiefly British centimetre–gram–second also centimetre–gramme–second
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