gilbert

noun
gil·bert | \ˈgil-bərt \

Definition of gilbert 

(Entry 1 of 6)

: the centimeter-gram-second unit of magnetomotive force equivalent to 10/4π ampere-turn

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Gil·bert | \ˈgil-bərt \

Definition of Gilbert (Entry 2 of 6)

Cass 1859–1934 American architect

Gilbert

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Definition of Gilbert (Entry 3 of 6)

Sir Humphrey circa 1539–1583 English navigator

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Definition of Gilbert (Entry 4 of 6)

William 1540–1603 English physician and physicist

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Definition of Gilbert (Entry 5 of 6)

Sir William Schwenck 1836–1911 English librettist and poet

Gilbert

geographical name
Gil·bert | \ˈgil-bərt \

Definition of Gilbert (Entry 6 of 6)

town in southwest central Arizona southeast of Mesa population 208,453

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Gilbertian \ˌgil-ˈbər-tē-ən \ adjective

First Known Use of gilbert

Noun

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gilbert

Noun

William Gilbert

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gilbert

noun
gil·bert | \ˈgil-bərt \

Medical Definition of gilbert 

: the cgs unit of magnetomotive force equivalent to 5/(2π) or about 0.794 ampere-turn

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