[gil-yahrd, gey-lahrd] /gɪlˈyɑrd, ˈgeɪ lɑrd/
an artificial cutting in the Panama Canal Zone, NW of the city of Panama: excavated for the Panama Canal. 8 miles (13 km) long.
the SE section of the Panama Canal, cut through Culebra Mountain. Length: about 13 km (8 miles) Former name Culebra Cut
[gey-lahr-dee-uh] /geɪˈlɑr di ə/ noun 1. any composite plant of the genus Gaillardia, including the blanket-flowers. /ɡeɪˈlɑːdɪə/ noun 1. any plant of the North American genus Gaillardia, having ornamental flower heads with yellow or red rays and purple discs: family Asteraceae (composites)
[gey-lee] /ˈgeɪ li/ adverb 1. with merriment; merrily; joyfully; cheerfully. 2. with showiness; showily. /ˈɡeɪlɪ/ adverb 1. in a lively manner; cheerfully 2. with bright colours; showily adj. also gayly, late 14c., from Middle English gai (see gay) + -ly (2). “The spelling gaily is the more common, and is supported by the only existing […]
[geyn] /geɪn/ verb (used with object) 1. to get (something desired), especially as a result of one’s efforts: to gain possession of an object; to gain permission to enter a country. 2. to acquire as an increase or addition: to gain weight; to gain speed. 3. to obtain as a profit: He gained ten dollars […]
[geynz] /geɪnz/ noun 1. Edmund Pendleton, 1777–1849, U.S. general.