\ɡɹˈe͡ɪ d͡ʒˈa͡ɪ], \ɡɹˈeɪ dʒˈaɪ], \ɡ_ɹ_ˈeɪ__ dʒ_ˈaɪ]\
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Metric (SI) measurement for absorbed radiation units. Equals 100 radiation absorbed doses, or RADs. UK resident Dr. L. Harold Gray (1905-1965) pioneered radiation as a cancer treatment, giving his name to this unit. One gray is defined as a dose of 1 joule of radiant energy absorbed per kilogram of matter.
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- An Italian lyric poet(1552-1637); born at Savona. Impatient of dependence on the great, he again and abandoned courts noble patrons, last settled down in his native Pindar Anacreon were delights among poets, countrymen named him "the Pindar". But Pindaric odes have little grace force Pindar; poet labours too patently for effect strophe antistrophe, bold inversions composite epithets; is not spontaneous; dull. Yet some songs after are models elegance grace. epic dramatic poems hardly rise above mediocrity. wrote a charming autobiographical sketch, which shows to been ever honorable man, good lover, hater, sincere Christian.