(Canadian) another name for alewife
[gas-per-goo] /ˌgæs pərˈgu/ noun, plural gaspergous (especially collectively) gaspergou. 1. .
- Gas peritonitis
gas peritonitis n. Inflammation of the peritoneum accompanied by an intraperitoneal gas.
- Gas-permeable lens
[gas-pur-mee-uh-buh l] /ˈgæsˌpɜr mi ə bəl/ noun 1. a semisoft contact lens, usually removed each day, that allows air to pass through to the eye and affords a wider range of vision corrections than a soft contact lens. noun 1. a contact lens made of rigid plastic that is more permeable to air than a […]
[gasp, gahsp] /gæsp, gɑsp/ noun 1. a sudden, short intake of breath, as in shock or surprise. 2. a convulsive effort to breathe. 3. a short, convulsive utterance: the words came out in gasps. verb (used without object) 4. to catch one’s breath. 5. to struggle for breath with the mouth open; breathe convulsively. 6. […]