[gon-uh f] /ˈgɒn əf/
[gah-nuh f] /ˈgɑ nəf/
a thief, swindler, crook, or rascal.
noun (US, slang)
an unscrupulous opportunist who stoops to sharp practice
[origin uncertain; medical sense said to be an acronym of ”get out of my emergency room”]
- Gonin operation
Gonin operation Go·nin operation (gō-nāɴ’, gô-) n. Treatment of retinal detachment by closure of the break in the retina through cauterization.
1. a combining form meaning “angle,” used in the formation of compound words: goniometer. gonio- pref. Angle: goniometer.
[goh-nee-om-i-ter] /ˌgoʊ niˈɒm ɪ tər/ noun 1. an instrument for measuring solid angles, as of crystals. /ˌɡəʊnɪˈɒmɪtə/ noun 1. an instrument for measuring the angles between the faces of a crystal 2. an instrument consisting of a transformer circuit connected to two directional aerials, used to determine the bearing of a distant radio station goniometer […]
goniopuncture go·ni·o·punc·ture (gō’nē-ə-pŭngk’chər) n. An operation for congenital glaucoma in which a puncture is made in the filtration angle.