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Ga

[gah] /gɑ/
noun
1.
a Kwa language of Ghana, spoken in Accra and vicinity.

Ga

Symbol, Chemistry.
1.

GA

1.
Gamblers Anonymous.
3.
general of the army.
4.
Georgia (approved especially for use with zip code).

Ga.

1.

G.A.

1.
General Agent.
2.
General Assembly.
3.
Also, g.a. G/A. Insurance. general average.
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  • Ye're ane o' the tender Gordons—you daurna be hang'd for Ga' in your neck.

    The Proverbs of Scotland Alexander Hislop
  • What Gart ye be at that expense, whan ye kent I had a bed i' the Ga'le-room?'

    Robert Falconer George MacDonald
  • Ga advised the gods to call in the Kyklopes and Hekatoncheires.

    A Manual of the Historical Development of Art

    G. G. (Gustavus George) Zerffi
  • The word "Gars" pronounced "Ga" is a relic of the Celtic language.

    The Chouans Honore de Balzac
  • Ga, in the sense of “by,” is much used, and corresponds to a kind of oath.

    The Mafulu Robert W. Williamson
  • Aweel then, hae ye lookit at my watch and can ye na mak it Ga?

    The Lost Lady of Lone E.D.E.N. Southworth
  • With faltering speech he muttered ja ja, Ga Ga, pari pari,—every tooth in his mouth shaking as if about to be loosened.

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings Krishna das Kaviraja
  • Man, I'm no clean eneuch efter what I've come throu sin' I drappit frae the window-sill i' the Ga'le-room.

    Robert Falconer George MacDonald
  • Eft cw se apostol Iohannes, "Ga to re sǽ-strande, and fecca me papolstanas."

British Dictionary definitions for Ga

ga

abbreviation
1.
Gabon

Ga1

Chemical symbol
1.
gallium

Ga2

/ɡɑː/
noun
1.
(pl) Ga, Gas, Gã, Gãs. a member of a Negroid people of W Africa living chiefly in S Ghana
2.
the language of this people, belonging to the Kwa branch of the Niger-Congo family

GA

abbreviation
1.
General Assembly (of the United Nations)
2.
general average
3.
Georgia

Ga.

abbreviation
1.
Georgia
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Ga in Medicine

Ga
The symbol for the element gallium.

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Ga in Science
Ga  
The symbol for gallium.
gallium
  (gāl'ē-əm)   
Symbol Ga
A rare, silvery metallic element that is found as a trace element in coal, in bauxite, and in several minerals. It is liquid near room temperature and expands when it solidifies. It is used in thermometers and semiconductors. Atomic number 31; atomic weight 69.72; melting point 29.78°C; boiling point 2,403°C; specific gravity 5.907; valence 2, 3. See Periodic Table.
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