a flat or small, movable, bridgelike structure for use by persons boarding or leaving a ship at a pier.
(nautical) a portable bridge for boarding and leaving a vessel at dockside
1846, American English, from gang + plank. Replacing earlier gang-board.
- Gang plough
noun 1. a plough having two or more shares, coulters, and mouldboards designed to work simultaneously
noun 1. a combination of two or more plows in one frame.
[gang-puhnch] /ˈgæŋˌpʌntʃ/ verb (used with object), Computers. 1. to duplicate (a punch card’s data) onto subsequent cards.
[gang-reyp] /ˈgæŋˌreɪp/ verb (used with object), gang-raped, gang-raping. 1. to force to have sexual intercourse with several persons. noun 1. an act or instance of gang-raping someone.