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  • n. A pool of water to keep fish in; a weir.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A pool of water to keep fish in; a wear.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A pool of water to keep fish in; a weir.

Etymologies

Old French gort, nominative gorz, gulf, Latin gurges whirlpool, gulf, stream. See gorge. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • NOTE: and example of how a fundamental constant can be found to fall out of a better understanding of the dimensionality of the problem is the gorce of gravity itself.

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