gosport

[gos-pawrt, -pohrt]
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noun

a flexible speaking tube for communication between separate cockpits or compartments of an aircraft.

Nearby words

  1. gospelize,
  2. gospeller,
  3. gospels,
  4. gosplan,
  5. gospodin,
  6. goss,
  7. gossaert,
  8. gossaert, jan,
  9. gossamer,
  10. gossan

Origin of gosport

First recorded in 1940–45; after Gosport, England

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British Dictionary definitions for gosport

Gosport

noun

a town in S England, in Hampshire on Portsmouth harbour: naval base since the 16th century. Pop: 69 348 (2001)
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