[pley-er] /ˈpleɪ ər/
Gary, born 1935, South African golfer.
a person who participates in or is skilled at some game or sport
a person who plays a game or sport professionally
a person who plays a musical instrument
(informal) a participant, esp a powerful one, in a particular field of activity: a leading city player
See record player
the playing mechanism in a Pianola
Gary (ˈɡærɪ). born 1935, South African golfer: winner of nine major championships (1959–78), including the British Open (1959, 1968, 1974)
Old English plegere, agent noun from play (v.). Stage sense is from mid-15c. As a pimp’s word for himself (also playa), attested from 1974. Player-piano attested from 1901.
chalk-eater, horseplayer, piccolo player
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gas abscess n. An abscess containing gas caused by Enterobacter aerogenes, Escherichia coli, or other gas-forming microorganisms.
noun 1. any of several pathogenic bacilli, especially of the genus Clostridium, that produce gas in infected tissue. gas bacillus n. An anaerobic, gram-negative, motile bacterium of the genus Clostridium that causes gas gangrene in humans.
[gas-bag] /ˈgæsˌbæg/ noun 1. a for holding , as in a balloon or dirigible. 2. Slang. a talkative, boastful person; windbag. /ˈɡæsˌbæɡ/ noun 1. a person who talks in a voluble way, esp about unimportant matters verb -bags, -bagging, -bagged 2. (intransitive) (Irish) to talk in a voluble way, esp about unimportant matters noun An […]
noun 1. the soot of a natural gas flame, used in paints; fine carbon. noun 1. finely powdered carbon produced by burning natural gas. It is used as a pigment in paints, etc