[grey-ling] /ˈgreɪ lɪŋ/
any freshwater fish of the genus Thymallus, related to the trouts but having a longer and higher, brilliantly colored dorsal fin.
any of several grayish or brownish satyr butterflies.
noun (pl) -ling, -lings
any freshwater salmonoid food fish of the genus Thymallus and family Thymallidae, of the N hemisphere, having a long spiny dorsal fin, a silvery back, and greyish-green sides
any butterfly of the satyrid genus Hipparchia and related genera, esp H. semele of Europe, having grey or greyish-brown wings
trout-like freshwater fish, early 14c., from gray + diminutive suffix -ling.
[grey-meyl] /ˈgreɪˌmeɪl/ noun 1. a means of preventing prosecution, as for espionage, by threatening to disclose government secrets during trial.
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noun 1. a market operating within the law but charging prices substantially below list prices or those fixed by an official agency. noun phrase The sale of reputable products, esp cameras and electronic equipment, by persons who have not bought them from the manufacturers’ authorized distributors and hence offer lower prices because the products do […]
noun 1. Anatomy. nerve tissue, especially of the brain and spinal cord, that contains fibers and nerve cell bodies and is dark reddish-gray. Compare . 2. Informal. brains or intellect. gray matter n. Brownish-gray nerve tissue, especially of the brain and spinal cord, composed of nerve cell bodies and their dendrites and some supportive tissue. […]