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  1. growth hormone.
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Examples from the Web for gh

Historical Examples

  • Note that when a syllable is added to a word ending in gh, the g is omitted.

    A Handbook of the Cornish Language

    Henry Jenner

  • We have a number of words ending in ough in which the gh is silent.

    Plain English

    Marian Wharton

  • In the Cairo mosques the poor have their rites—both with the gh and without.

    Mentone, Cairo, and Corfu

    Constance Fenimore Woolson

  • If the double salt is anhydrous, the point S lies at infinity, and the lines ef and gh are parallel to each other.

  • Neglecting atmospheric pressure, which has no influence, the pressure at a is Gh″; at a′ it is Gz.

British Dictionary definitions for gh


the internet domain name for
  1. Ghana
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abbreviation for
  1. Ghana (international car registration)
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gh in Medicine


  1. growth hormone
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