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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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Sudbury Neutrino Observatory - Gilles Leduc, owner of CK Howard and ECMS conducted a thorough on-site evaluation at the neutrino observatory to determine the best-suited fire protection system.
Gilles de Retz was trained by Helen Johnson Houghton but, as women were not allowed to hold
If the manager asked me about Gilles, I would tell him him to keep him past his loan date.
But that's the double act 32-year-old Gilles believes created and saved his footballing career.
We are very pleased to have added Gilles to our managerial team.
He has worked diligently over the years as the head of the Bank's credit operation and is well respected by his fellow employees and peers in our industry," Gilles said.
Gilles has brought a taste of the south of France to central Birmingham with his superb new bread and patisserie shop.
Gilles acknowledges Chrysler's design office has made some mistakes over the past few years, but he's ready to take corrective action to return the automaker to its former design glory.
French prodigy Gilles Sunu (above) will join Arsenal when he turns 16 next month from tiny Chateauroux, whose vice chairman Patrick Trotignon said: "He plays as an out-and-out striker like Thierry Henry, but he also can play in midfield.
Ralph Gilles is the design whiz who is breathing new life into Chrysler's premium brand.
1964 74m director, script and editor Gilles Groulx, producer Jacques Bobet, cinematographer Jean-Claude Labrecque, music John Coltrane and Antonio Vivaidi; with Barbara Ulrich, Claude Godbout, Manon Blain, Jean-Paul Bernier, Andre Blanc and Veronique Vilbert
Mark Gilles, 46, a history teacher at Crespi High School in Encino, said he came to the plot the day after the attacks to escape the pervading sense of fear and confusion.
WITH HOMOEROTICISM OFTEN DRIPPING from their brush strokes, French artists Pierre et Gilles are masters of titillation: Think melancholy French sailor and handsome stranger clinched in a steamy embrace.
HEARTS hope to tempt Gilles Rousset into staying at Tynecastle by offering him a coaching role.
Now Gilles Mimouni has been hired as the creative genius behind the campaign, due to start on television in October.