fixed aerofoils that direct air, gas, or water into the moving blades of a turbine or into or around bends in ducts with minimum loss of energy
[gahyd-wey] /ˈgaɪdˌweɪ/ noun 1. a structure, usually made of concrete, that is used to support and guide trains or individual vehicles that ride over it.
noun 1. (def 2).
[gahyd] /gaɪd/ verb (used with object), guided, guiding. 1. to assist (a person) to travel through, or reach a destination in, an unfamiliar area, as by accompanying or giving directions to the person: He guided us through the forest. 2. to accompany (a sightseer) to show points of interest and to explain their meaning or […]
[gwee-doh; Italian gwee-daw] /ˈgwi doʊ; Italian ˈgwi dɔ/ noun 1. a male given name. masc. proper name, Italian, literally “leader,” of Germanic origin (see guide (v.)). As a type of gaudy machoism often associated with Italian-Americans, 1980s, teen slang, from the name of character in Hollywood film Risky Business” (1983). noun A gaudy macho type: […]