from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The symbol for the element gallium.
  • abbr. Bible Galatians

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Symbol for gallium.
  • n. Symbol for gigannum, a unit of time equal to 109 years.
  • n. Symbol for gigayears ago, a unit of time equal to 109 years in the past
  • proper n. A Niger-Congo language spoken in Ghana and Togo.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An earlier form of go.
  • An abbreviation of Grand Army of the Republic. See republic.
  • An abbreviation of Gaelic.
  • n. See gau.
  • n. A dialectal preterit of go. See gie.
  • n. In chem., the symbol for gallium.
  • n. An abbreviation of Georgia, one of the United States.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
  • n. the first known nerve agent, synthesized by German chemists in 1936; a highly toxic combustible liquid that is soluble in organic solvents and is used as a nerve gas in chemical warfare
  • n. a rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element; brittle at low temperatures but liquid above room temperature; occurs in trace amounts in bauxite and zinc ores


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