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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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After going a bit green about the gills, Biebs let the DJ and dancers take over as he legged it off stage, came back on again, then bolted off again after attempting to sing his Nicki Minaj duet, Beauty and a Beat.
Friends say they've never seen Bill Clinton look so green about the gills.
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The rocking motion left them green about the gills and sent them into hiding.
The Codfather of soccer reckons non-league Woking can leave the Premiership stars green about the gills in tonight's FA Cup replay.