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gin



Pronunciation: (jin), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gin.html on line 83 [key]
n.
1. an alcoholic liquor obtained by distilling grain mash with juniper berries.
2. an alcoholic liquor similar to this, made by redistilling spirits with flavoring agents, esp. juniper berries, orange peel, angelica root, etc.

gin



Pronunciation: (jin), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gin.html on line 102 [key]
n., v., ginned, gin•ning.


n.
1. See cotton gin.
2. a trap or snare for game.
3. any of various machines employing simple tackle or windlass mechanisms for hoisting.
4. a stationary prime mover having a drive shaft rotated by horizontal beams pulled by horses walking in a circle.

v.t.
1. to clear (cotton) of seeds with a gin.
2. to snare (game).

gin



Pronunciation: (gin), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gin.html on line 149 [key]
v.i., v.t., gan, gun, gin•ning. Archaic.
to begin.

gin



Pronunciation: (jin), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gin.html on line 171 [key]
n., v., ginned, gin•ning.
Cards.

n.
1. Also called gin rummy. a variety of rummy for two players, in which a player with 10 or fewer points in unmatched cards can end the game by laying down the hand.
2. the winning of such a game by laying down a full set of matched cards, earning the winner a bonus of 20 or 25 points.

v.i.
to win a game in gin by laying down a hand in which all 10 cards are included in sets.

gin



Pronunciation: (gin), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gin.html on line 210 [key]
conj. Chiefly Scot. and Southern Appalachian.
if; whether.

gin



Pronunciation: (jin), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gin.html on line 226 [key]
n. Australian Informal.
1. a female Aborigine.
2. an Aboriginal wife. Also,jin.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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