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the derived SI unit of absorbed ionizing radiation dose or kerma equivalent to an absorption per unit mass of one joule per kilogram of irradiated material. 1 gray is equivalent to 100 rads.

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gray

[grā]
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The International System unit of absorbed dose, equal to the energy imparted by ionizing radiation to a mass of matter corresponding to 1 joule per kilogram. Symbolized Gy.
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gray

color of the uniform of the Confederate soldier. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 566]
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A parser generator written in Forth by Martin Anton Ertl <anton@mips.complang.tuwien.ac.at>. Gray takes grammars in an extended BNF and produces executable Forth code for recursive descent parsers. There is no special support for error handling. Version 3 runs under Tile Forth Release 2 by Mikael Patel.
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gray

A unit of measurement of absorbed radiation. Part of the SI system of measurement, one gray (Gy) is equal to one joule per kilogram. The gray is 100 times greater than the "rad," which was the unit of measurement it replaced. See joule, SI units and radiation hardened.
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griseus away from the major mountain ranges in the region (Gatza 2011, Ortiz 2014).
Temporal and spatial dynamics of spawning, settlement, and growth of Gray snapper (Lutjanus griseus) from the West Florida shelf as determined from otolith microstructures.
Horinouchi, Arylamine N-Acetyltransferase Responsible for Acetylation of 2-Aminophenols in Streptomyces griseus. J.
Reaching up to 15 feet long, the bluntnose sixgill shark (Hexanchus griseus) is one of the largest sharks in the world, but uncommon in the area.
We suggest that the eastern gray squirrel might become more damaging to the two native diurnal species of tree squirrels in California, Sciurus griseus and Tamiasciurus douglasii, than the introduced eastern fox squirrel (Sciurus niger).
The bluntnose sixgill shark, Hexanchus griseus, is the only species of the genus Hexanchus recorded in the Mexican Pacific (Compagno, 1984; Fischer et al., 1995).
Also found were Grampus griseus, commonly called Risso's dolphin after Antoine Risso, who first described the mammal in detail.
The shark - hexanchus griseus in Latin - spends much of its time in deep water and as a result has very little interaction with humans, with only one reported attack in 500 years.