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Meaning of "gill-less" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GILL-LESS

gill-less  [ˈɡɪllɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GILL-LESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gill-Less is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES GILL-LESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of gill-less in the English dictionary

The definition of gill-less in the dictionary is lacking gills.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GILL-LESS


aisleless
ˈaɪllɪs
bowelless
ˈbaʊəllɪs
coalless
ˈkəʊllɪs
gaolless
ˈdʒeɪllɪs
guileless
ˈɡaɪllɪs
heelless
ˈhiːllɪs
mail-less
ˈmeɪllɪs
nail-less
ˈneɪllɪs
pileless
ˈpaɪllɪs
recoilless
rɪˈkɔɪllɪs
sailless
ˈseɪllɪs
shell-less
ˈʃɛllɪs
soilless
ˈsɔɪllɪs
soulless
ˈsəʊllɪs
styleless
ˈstaɪllɪs
tableless
ˈteɪbəllɪs
tailless
ˈteɪllɪs
veilless
ˈveɪllɪs
wall-less
ˈwɔːllɪs
zealless
ˈziːllɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GILL-LESS

gill
gill fungus
gill net
gill pouch
gill slit
gill-like
Gillard
gillaroo
giller
Gilles de la Tourette syndrome
Gilles de Retz
Gillespie
gillet
gillflirt
gillie
gillies
gilliflower
Gillingham
gillion
gillnet

WORDS THAT END LIKE GILL-LESS

bless
bottomless
endless
homeless
hull-less
keel-less
kernel-less
less
meal-less
much less
regardless
skill-less
stainless
tool-less
trail-less
unless
victual-less
vowel-less
wheel-less
wireless

Synonyms and antonyms of gill-less in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gill-less» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GILL-LESS

Find out the translation of gill-less to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of gill-less from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «gill-less» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

刺少
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

branquias menos
570 millions of speakers

English

gill-less
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गिल कम
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الخيشومية أقل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

жаберных менее
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Gill -less
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গিল-কম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

maillant moins
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kurang ajar
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kiemen weniger
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

鰓レス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

아가미 가없는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kurang ajar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mang ít
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

செவுள்-குறைவான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Gill-less
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

solungaç-az
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gill -less
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mniej skrzelowych
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

зябрових менш
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gill - mai puțin
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

απλάδια λιγότερο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Gill - minder
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gill -less
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gjelle -less
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gill-less

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GILL-LESS»

The term «gill-less» is used very little and occupies the 174.797 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GILL-LESS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about gill-less

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GILL-LESS»

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1
Earth and Life: Global Biodiversity, Extinction Intervals ...
The adaptations for a more active lifestyle that evolved during the transition from an amphioxus-like ancestor towards the crest animals very probably demanded an increased metabolic rate. The replacement of the gill-less pharyngeal system  ...
John A. Talent, 2012
2
The Physiology of Insecta
Eriksen (1963b) compared the oxygen uptake of anesthetized normal and gill- less larvae of E. simulans and H. limbata and found that, at an oxygen concentration of 6 cm3/liter, about 45 and 47%, respectively, of the total uptake is via the gills.
Morris Rockstein, 2012
3
Desciptive Zoological Classification
four in number. They are usually found to form double comb-like rows upon each branchial arch ; but the last of the brancbial arches very commonly fails to develope more than a single row of gill- processes ; and not rarely is wholly gill- less.
4
A Practical Guide to the Marine Animals of Northeastern ...
Number of gill-less or tentacle-less segments directly behind the prostomium (FIG . 14.19) A. Provide number of gill-less segments B. Segments unidentifiable 3. Presence of two large, anterior, grooved palps, in addition to and distinctly thicker  ...
Leland W. Pollock, 1998
5
An Introduction to the Aquatic Insects of North America
22.30), some tipulids (Pritchard and Stewart 1982), simuliids, and gill-less plecopterans and trichopterans. However, gas exchange in the early life stages of a large number of aquatic insects probably is through cutaneous respiration as well.
Richard W. Merritt, Kenneth W. Cummins, 1996
6
Respiratory Physiology of Vertebrates: Life With and Without ...
Figure 2.13 in Farrell (2007) illustrates the gill-less condition of arches 1 and 2 in Protopterus. However, a recent morphometric study on Lepidosiren (de Moraes et al., 2005) documents the presence of small gill filaments on arches 1 and 2 as  ...
Göran E. Nilsson, 2010
7
Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science
the leaves of seaweeds, are devoid of gills makes it likely that these gill-less forms are more ancient than Pleuro- phyllidia, and not retrograde. Though Doridoeides is superficially not unlike Coram be (Doridelln, Hy pobranchiiea) it is not ...
‎1908
8
The Shipley collection of scientific papers
the leaves of seaweeds, are devoid of gills makes it likely that these gill-less forms are more ancient than Pleuro- phyllidia, and not retrograde. Though Doridoeidesis superficially not unlike Coram be (Doridelln, Hypobranchiaea) it is not nearly ...
‎1906
9
Fish Morphology
One type consists of large arteries of the gill-less arches ll and lll (Parker, 1892). These ventrodorsal shunts play a fundamental role in lungfish circulation (see p. 47 and Fig. 5). More recently, a second type was described in Dipnoi (Laurent et  ...
Hiran M. Dutta, J.S. Datta-Mushi, 1996
10
Ecology of Fresh Waters: A View for the Twenty-First Century
A View for the Twenty-First Century Brian R. Moss. l——l l——l 100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 % Time (median) Gilled Gill-less P=0.235 P= 0.878 U Gilled U Gill- less P = 0.935 w 0-35 36-70 71-105 Oxygen tension (mm Hg) >105 (median) ...
Brian R. Moss, 2010

7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GILL-LESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term gill-less is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Game 31, Athletics at Mariners
The suddenly Cochran-Gill-less Bakersfield Blaze are off today. They lost an 8-6 decision to Visalia yesterday, despite a two-HR game from the ... «seattlepi.com, May 15»
2
How to Swim from Cuba to Florida
The sea is no small terror for the gill-less. To successfully tackle its wildness it takes individual fearlessness, but also an ancillary team of ... «Motherboard, Feb 14»
3
Students need skills to pay the bills
But even if your kids are grown, gill-less and on their own in college, there's still something you might be doing wrong. It involves preparing ... «Chicago Tribune, Sep 12»
4
10 Amazing Discoveries You Missed This Week
... to some blind shrimp many are sure to wish were never found, eyeless shrimp, in fact…and clawless crabs, gill-less fish and numerous other ... «AlterNet, Apr 12»
5
YouTube Hall of Fame: TV Shows Canceled Too Soon
As you remember from the Gill-less parts 1 and 2, Dee Dee, Alfie, and Melanie were tasked by Mom and Dad with helping out at the bazaar. «Grantland, Nov 11»
6
How to: Escape from a Sinking Car
... be difficult), being careful not to break the door handle in the process. Get out and swim to the surface where oxygen is easier to metabolize for the gill-less. «Car and Driver, Feb 11»
7
Notes From Another Place: The Big Blue
... for the gill-less—and when the florescent light of the high ceilings breaks through the clear water reflecting the light blue hue of the pool tiling, ... «Asbarez News, Apr 10»

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