gill Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"gill" in British English

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gillnoun

uk   /ɡɪl/

gill noun (FISH)

[C usually plural] the ​organ through which ​fish and other ​watercreaturesbreathe

gillnoun

uk   /dʒɪl/

gill noun (MEASUREMENT)

us   [C] a ​measure of ​liquid that is ​equal to 0.142 ​litres or a ​quarter of a pint
(Definition of gill from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gillnoun [C usually pl]

 us   /ɡɪl/
the ​organ through which ​fish and other ​watercreaturesbreathe
(Definition of gill from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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