abbrevation for Generalized Extreme Value distribution. The difference between two draws of GEV type 1 variables has a logistic distribution, which is why a GEV distribution for errors gets assumed in certain binary econometric models. Contexts: statistics; econometrics

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gigaelectron volt.

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the symbol for one billion (10

^{9}) electronvolts. Thanks to Einstein's equation E = mc

^{2} equating mass wth energy, the GeV can be regarded either as a unit of energy equal to 160.217 646 2 picojoules, or as a unit of mass equal to 1.782 662 x 10

^{-24} gram or 1.073 544 atomic mass unit.

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*(Giga Electron Volt)* Unit of energy equal to that acquired by a particle with one electronic charge in passing through a potential difference of one billion volts.

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http://www2.slac.stanford.edu/vvc/glossary.html

(Giga Electron Volt) Unit of energy equal to that acquired by a particle with one electronic charge in passing through a potential difference of one billion volts.

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http://www2.slac.stanford.edu/vvc/glossary.html

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