[ găm′nəz, gäm′näz ]
A form of chronic enlargement of the spleen characterized by conspicuous thickening of the capsule and the presence of Gamna-Gandy bodies.
What’s The #’s Real Name?A hash has referred to stripes on military jackets since as early as 1910. But, in the 1980s, people started using hash to refer to the # symbol.
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