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Synonyms for gill

a British imperial capacity unit (liquid or dry) equal to 5 fluid ounces or 142

a United States liquid unit equal to 4 fluid ounces

any of the radiating leaflike spore-producing structures on the underside of the cap of a mushroom or similar fungus


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respiratory organ of aquatic animals that breathe oxygen dissolved in water

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Jon and Helen Hill of Cote Ghyll Caravan and Camping Park and Jon, far left, outside the old mill they renovated as a youth hostel
Despite finding it difficult, we do manage to tear ourselves away from Ghyll during our stay.
Not really because the pleasures of staying at Holbeck Ghyll mitigate against the vagaries of Mother Nature.
EMMERDALE: Zak and Aaron use the proceeds from the robbery to furnish Tug Ghyll, but the theft leaves Bob fearing for the future of his business when he later reveals the banks are recalling all his debts.
The real highlight of the week though for both Julie Phimister (parental engagement partner at Ashington High School) and I had to be seeing how the students helped each other during the day of ghyll scrambling.
IF you saw the Steve Coogan/Rob Brydon comedy series The Trip, you'll already be familiar with Holbeck Ghyll, a beautiful former hunting lodge set close to the shores of Winder mere.
They manage to venture outside the hotel so they can act like couple for once, but may have to go undercover again after Cameron's son rings up Tug Ghyll to talk to his dad, and gets Cain instead.
After the abseil we donned wetsuits, life-jackets and helmets for an afternoon of ghyll scrambling.
The Longwool Ewe Champion, which was also Reserve Wensleydale Supreme Champion, was a yearling ewe in full wool bred and exhibited by another veterinary surgeon - Jack Watkinson and his wife Jessica, from Hutton Ghyll, Constable Burton, near Leyburn in North Yorkshire.
The walk starts and ends at The New Dungeon Ghyll Hotel, surely one of the best walking hotels in the Lake District .
Then the place to be is the Lake District and the Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel.
Zak and Aaron use proceeds from the robbery to buy furniture forTug Ghyll.
HOLBECK Ghyll struck gold on Derby day at Epsom and further high-profile success awaits in the Cisco Hong Kong Sprint Stakes at Ascot.
Waddell, of Coldrach Ghyll, Drymen, Stirlingshire, initially denied being involved.
That was nicely evidenced on his last start when he got to within three-quarters of a length of Holbeck Ghyll on the sand, which has never been his preferred surface.