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Definition of Gilled
GillGill Gill, n. [Abbrev. from Gillian.]
1. A young woman; a sweetheart; a flirting or wanton girl.
``Each Jack with his Gill.' --B. Jonson.
2. (Bot.) The ground ivy (Nepeta Glechoma); -- called also
gill over the ground, and other like names.
3. Malt liquor medicated with ground ivy.
(a) Ale flavored with ground ivy.
(b) (Bot.) Alehoof.
Gill Gill, n. [Etymol. uncertain.]
A two-wheeled frame for transporting timber. [Prov. Eng.]
GillGill Gill, n.
A leech. [Also gell.] [Scot.] --Jameison.
Gill Gill, n. [Icel. gil.]
A woody glen; a narrow valley containing a stream. [Prov.
Eng. & Scot.]
GillGill Gill, n. [OF. gille, gelle, a sort of measure for wine,
LL. gillo, gello., Cf. Gallon.]
A measure of capacity, containing one fourth of a pint. GillGill Gill, n. [Dan. gi[ae]lle, gelle; akin to Sw. g["a]l,
Icel. gj["o]lnar gills; cf. AS. geagl, geahl, jaw.]
1. (Anat.) An organ for aquatic respiration; a branchia.
Fishes perform respiration under water by the gills.
Note: Gills are usually lamellar or filamentous appendages,
through which the blood circulates, and in which it is
exposed to the action of the air contained in the
water. In vertebrates they are appendages of the
visceral arches on either side of the neck. In
invertebrates they occupy various situations.
2. pl. (Bot.) The radiating, gill-shaped plates forming the
under surface of a mushroom.
3. (Zo["o]l.) The fleshy flap that hangs below the beak of a
fowl; a wattle.
4. The flesh under or about the chin. --Swift.
5. (Spinning) One of the combs of closely ranged steel pins
which divide the ribbons of flax fiber or wool into fewer
parallel filaments. [Prob. so called from F. aiguilles,
Gill arches, Gill bars. (Anat.) Same as Branchial
Gill clefts. (Anat.) Same as Branchial clefts. See under
Gill cover, Gill lid. See Operculum.
Gill frame, or Gill head (Flax Manuf.), a spreader; a
machine for subjecting flax to the action of gills.
Gill net, a flat net so suspended in the water that its
meshes allow the heads of fish to pass, but catch in the
gills when they seek to extricate themselves.
Gill opening, or Gill slit (Anat.), an opening behind and
below the head of most fishes, and some amphibians, by
which the water from the gills is discharged. In most
fishes there is a single opening on each side, but in the
sharks and rays there are five, or more, on each side.
Gill rakes, or Gill rakers (Anat.), horny filaments, or
progresses, on the inside of the branchial arches of
fishes, which help to prevent solid substances from being
carried into gill cavities.
Meaning of Gilled from wikipedia
- A gill
(/ɡɪl/ (listen)) is a respiratory organ found
in many aquatic organisms
that extracts dissolved oxygen
and excretes carbon
- The gilled lungfish
(Protopterus amphibius), also known
as the East African
lungfish, is a species
lungfish. It is found
in the swamps
- The Gilled Antelope
Deer), claimed under
the cl****ification of "Cetaformia anthalopus", is a false
species. This species
to be either...
in 1753 when Linnaeus
used the generic
mushrooms. Most species
are within orders
of and describe
- Adrian Anthony Gill
(28 June 1954 – 10 December
2016) was an English writer
and critic. Best known
for food and travel
writing, he was The Sunday
- The fungal order
Agaricales, also known
as gilled mushrooms
(for their distinctive gills
) or euagarics, contains
some of the most familiar types
- each gill arch (except the hyoid), which leads
to there being three pairs
of external gills
in salamanders, and four in the gilled larvae
- Shubman Gill
(born 8 September
1999) is an Indian international cricketer
in domestic cricket
and for the Kolkata Knight Riders
pelletieri, commonly known
as the golden-gilled
bolete, is a species
in the family
Boletaceae. The species
was first described
- was originally believed
that all gilled fungi
were Agaricales, but as fungi
in more detail, some gilled species
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