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Definitions of gill in various dictionaries:
noun - a British imperial capacity unit (liquid or dry) equal to 5 fluid ounces or 142.066 cubic centimeters
noun - a United States liquid unit equal to 4 fluid ounces
noun - any of the radiating leaflike spore-producing structures on the underside of the cap of a mushroom or similar fungus
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Part of a fish|
|It obtains oxygen from water|
|Deep-sea oxygen supplier|
|Four fluid ounces|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|Respiratory fish flap|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|the paired respiratory organ of fish and some amphibians, by which oxygen is extracted from water flowing over surfaces within or attached to the walls of the pharynx.|
|a measure of liquid that is equal to 0.142 litres or a quarter of a pint|
|the organ through which fish and other water creatures breathe|
|a United States liquid unit equal to 4 fluid ounces|
|a British imperial capacity unit (liquid or dry) equal to 5 fluid ounces or 142.066 cubic centimeters|
|any of the radiating leaflike spore-producing structures on the underside of the cap of a mushroom or similar fungus|
|respiratory organ of aquatic animals that breathe oxygen dissolved in water|
|The wattle of a bird. Often used in the plural.|
|Zoology The respiratory organ of most aquatic animals that breathe water to obtain oxygen, consisting of a filamentous structure of vascular membranes across which dissolved gases are exchanged.|
|A unit of volume or capacity, used in dry and liquid measure, equal to 14 of a British Imperial pint (142 milliliters). See Table at measurement.|
A gill ( ( listen)) is a respiratory organ found in many aquatic organisms that extracts dissolved oxygen from water and excretes carbon dioxide. The gills of some species, such as hermit crabs, have adapted to allow respiration on land provided they are kept moist. The microscopic structure of a gill presents a large surface area to the external environment. Branchia (pl. branchiae) is the zoologists' name for gills (from Ancient Greek).|
* With the exception of some aquatic insects, the filaments and lamellae (folds) contain blood or coelomic fluid, from which gases are exchanged through the thin walls. The blood carries oxygen to other parts of the body. Carbon dioxide passes from the blood through the thin gill tissue into the water. Gills or gill-like organs, located in different parts of the body, are found in various groups of aquatic animals, including mollusks, crustaceans, insects, fish, and amphibians. Semiterrestrial marine animals such as crabs and mudskippers have gill chamb