a state of Nigeria, in the NE. Capital: Gombe. Pop: 2 353 879(2006). Area: 18 768 sq km (7246 sq miles)
- Go mahoola
verb phrase go down the tube [1970s+; origin unknown; the verb mahula, ”to fail, go bankrupt,” is found by the 1940s]
- Gonorrheal ophthalmia
gonorrheal ophthalmia n. Acute purulent conjunctivitis due to gonococcal infection.
[gon-uh-ree-uh] /ˌgɒn əˈri ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. a contagious, purulent inflammation of the urethra or the vagina, caused by the gonococcus. /ˌɡɒnəˈrɪə/ noun 1. an infectious venereal disease caused by a gonococcus, characterized by a burning sensation when urinating and a mucopurulent discharge from the urethra or vagina n. also gonorrhoea, 1520s, from Late Latin […]
[gon-uh-thee-kuh] /ˌgɒn əˈθi kə/ noun, plural gonothecae [gon-uh-thee-see] /ˌgɒn əˈθi si/ (Show IPA). Zoology. 1. the part of the perisarc covering a gonangium.