[glos-eem, glaw-seem] /ˈglɒs im, ˈglɔ sim/
(in glossematics) an irreducible, invariant form, as a morpheme or tagmeme, that functions as the smallest meaningful unit of linguistic signaling.
the smallest meaningful unit of a language, such as stress, form, etc
[glos-er, glaw-ser] /ˈglɒs ər, ˈglɔ sər/ noun 1. a person or thing that puts a or shine on something. 2. 1 (def 3).
[glo-sahy-nuh, -see-, glaw-] /glɒˈsaɪ nə, -ˈsi-, glɔ-/ noun 1. . Glossina Glos·si·na (glô-sī’nə) n. A genus of bloodsucking dipterous flies comprising the tsetse flies of tropical and subtropical Africa; they serve as vectors of the pathogenic trypanosomes that cause various forms of African trypanosomiasis.
[glos-ee, glaw-see] /ˈglɒs i, ˈglɔ si/ adjective, glossier, glossiest. 1. having a shiny or lustrous surface. 2. having a false or deceptive appearance or air, especially of experience or sophistication; specious. noun, plural glossies. 3. 1 (def 9). 4. a photograph printed on glossy paper. /ˈɡlɒsɪ/ adjective glossier, glossiest 1. smooth and shiny; lustrous 2. […]
[glos, glaws] /glɒs, glɔs/ noun 1. a superficial luster or shine; glaze: the gloss of satin. 2. a false or deceptively good appearance. 3. Also, glosser. a cosmetic that adds sheen or luster, especially one for the lips. verb (used with object) 4. to put a gloss upon. 5. to give a false or deceptively […]