(music) a scale, such as a pentatonic scale, containing fewer than seven notes
/ˈɡæpə/ noun 1. (Brit) a person who is taking a gap year
- Gap phenomenon
gap phenomenon n. A short period in the cycle of atrioventricular or intraventricular conduction during which an impulse is allowed to pass.
[gap-ing] /ˈgæp ɪŋ/ noun, Linguistics. 1. a rule of transformational grammar by which repeated instances of a verb are deleted from conjoined sentences, as in the deletion of brought from Mary brought the bread, John the cheese, and Bill the wine. [gap] /gæp/ noun 1. a break or opening, as in a fence, wall, or […]
[gap-tootht, -tooth d] /ˈgæpˌtuθt, -ˌtuðd/ adjective 1. having a noticeable space between two teeth. adjective 1. having wide spaces between the teeth