Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal A girl.
  • n. The centimeter-gram-second unit of acceleration, equal to one centimeter per second per second.

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  • n. A gallon.
  • n. An adolescent girl or young woman.
  • n. A galileo.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Alteration of girl.
After Galileo Galilei.

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From gallon.

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Representing a nonstandard pronunciation of girl.

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Shortened from galileo

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