(in Nichiren Buddhism) a ceremony, performed twice a day, involving reciting parts of the Lotus Sutra and chanting the Daimoku to the Gohonzon
[goh-nid-ee-uh m] /goʊˈnɪd i əm/ noun, plural gonidia [goh-nid-ee-uh] /goʊˈnɪd i ə/ (Show IPA) 1. (in algae) any one-celled asexual reproductive body, as a tetraspore or zoospore. 2. an algal cell, or a filament of an alga, growing within the thallus of a lichen. /ɡəˈnɪdɪəm/ noun (pl) -ia (-ɪə) 1. a green algal cell in […]
[gon-uh f] /ˈgɒn əf/ noun 1. .
[gon-uh f] /ˈgɒn əf/ noun 1. . [gah-nuh f] /ˈgɑ nəf/ noun, Slang. 1. a thief, swindler, crook, or rascal. /ˈɡɑːnəf/ noun (US, slang) 1. an unscrupulous opportunist who stoops to sharp practice noun [origin uncertain; medical sense said to be an acronym of ”get out of my emergency room”] Related Terms goniff
- 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.