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[geyps, gaps] /geɪps, gæps/

noun, (used with a singular verb)
Veterinary Pathology. a parasitic disease of poultry and other birds, characterized by frequent due to infestation of the trachea and bronchi with gapeworms.
a fit of yawning.
noun (functioning as sing)
a disease of young domestic fowl, characterized by gaping or gasping for breath and caused by parasitic worms (gapeworms)
(informal) a fit of yawning


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